Supporters

The creation of a UN Parliamentary Assembly is supported by a broad range of individuals and institutions from more than 150 countries.

Individual supporters include politicians, former UN officials, distinguished scholars, cultural innovators, representatives of civil society organizations, and many committed citizens from all walks of life.

In particular, 654 current and 865 former members of parliament across principal party lines have endorsed the campaign to date. The sitting MPs represent an estimated 119 million people. Supporters also include current and former heads of state, foreign ministers, Nobel laureates, and over 400 professors, including from world-leading universities.

Institutions that have expressed support include numerous civil society organizations, parliaments, international parliamentary assemblies and party networks. For instance, the Pan-African Parliament, the European Parliament, the Latin-American Parliament and the Parliament of Mercosur have adopted resolutions – as have the Socialist International, the Liberal International, or the Green World Congress.

An international survey conducted in 2004/5 in 18 countries showed an average support of 63% while only 20% opposed.

Statement

Sooner or later, the creation of a UN Parliamentary Assembly as a key for a more democratic global order will be at the top of the political agenda. It is inevitable to give democratically elected representatives of the world's citizens a say in matters that affect all of humanity, for instance environmental and climate protection, global financial issues, human rights, or disarmament.

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Gabriela Michetti, Member of the Argentinian Chamber of Deputies, 2013

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Members of Parliament

from 122 countries endorse the campaign (current and former)

Latest supporters

Ahmadreza Tavakoli, Iran — Juan Juan Ollesca, Philippines — Priyanka Singh, India — Narges Kaghazgarian, Iran — tobin myriam, Belgium — Ahmad Mohammadi, Iran — Mathias Stein, Germany — Nigel Davidson, Australia — Abdoulaye Toure, Senegal — Hendam Rjoub, Palestine

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