Manifesto for global democracy released — Well-known intellectuals from over ten countries have written a joint manifesto “for a global democracy” that will be presented this week on Wednesday at an event in London, five days after ...
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A new organization was created in Barcelona to advocate for the creation of “a supranational and democratic authority” that is capable of dealing with global challenges. “We live in a world that is deeply affected ...
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Bob Brown: Creation of a global parliament “inevitable” — At a symposium held last Friday at the University of Sydney the question was addressed whether “democratic global governance” was possible. The featured speaker was Senator Bob Brown ...
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Sweden could pioneer the project of "making the UN more democratic," supporters say — Almost thirty Swedish lawmakers from six different national parties, both members of Riksdagen and the European Parliament, have endorsed an appeal addressed to ...
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Union Minister Shri Deshmukh presents book, supports establishment of a UN Parliamentary Assembly — In the era of globalization the world’s citizens should be given more responsibility through a directly elected global parliament. This suggestion to improve ...
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International assembly releases manifesto ahead of worldwide mass protests — As hundreds of thousands of people around the world prepared to take to the streets this weekend as part of a global call for change, an international ...
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The creation of a global parliament was a hotly debated issue at an expert panel that occurred on Thursday as a side event of the Lund Earth System Governance conference in Sweden. While there was ...
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The third international gathering of Green parties worldwide, the Global Greens Congress, closed yesterday in Dakar, Senegal, with the adoption of various resolutions, one of which dealt with the question of global democracy. "Greens recognize ...
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Treaty could become "dangerous precedent for undemocratic global rule-making" — The Committee for a Democratic United Nations (KDUN), a non-governmental think tank based in Berlin, Germany, says that the "shockingly intransparent and undemocratic" international negotiations for an ...
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The World Future Council calls on the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development that will take place in June 2012 in Rio de Janeiro to mark the 20th anniversary of the UN’s Earth Summit ...
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