The third World Conference of Speakers of Parliament closed last week in Geneva with the adoption of a declaration on the need to secure global democratic accountability. Eventually, over 130 speakers of parliament gave their ...
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The need to develop “transnational planetary institutions to cope with global problems” is one of sixteen main principles included in a statement that was published recently by Paul Kurtz and other prominent humanists. According to ...
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Secretariat, 17. July 2010
At a conference in Canberra organized by the Australian National University, experts have suggested the establishment of a world parliament on global climate policy. The new body, initially composed of around 550 delegates from national ...
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The Secretariat of the Campaign for a UN Parliamentary Assembly announced today that the federal board of the German green party, Bündnis 90 / Die Grünen, has decided to endorse the initiative. “We share the ...
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Civil society organizations in the Dominican Republic have formed a network to promote the establishment of a United Nations Parliamentary Assembly. This was reported by Fundación Federalista, the network’s initiator. According Rommel Santos, President of Fundación ...
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On the occasion of its annual meeting that took place last week at the Nobel Institute in Oslo, the Norwegian non-governmental organization Én Verden decided to focus its work in the coming years on building ...
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A seminar organized by the Nigeria Network of NGOs on 5 May in Lagos has dealt with the proposal to establish a body of elected representatives at the United Nations. About 40 participants came together ...
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The Committee for a Democratic UN (KDUN), a think tank specialized on "parliamentary representation in global institutions", has reissued four publications on the establishment of a United Nations Parliamentary Assembly. "These booklets and studies include ...
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The European Parliament has asked the EU Council to address stronger parliamentary involvement at the United Nations during the 65th UN General Assembly session that will start in September. A set of recommendations adopted by ...
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In the run-up to the third World Conference of Speakers of Parliament that is organized by the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) and planned to take place in Geneva from 19th to 21st July, a preparatory committee ...
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