Following a similar statement at the UN General Assembly's Third Committee in New York earlier this month (here's our report), the UN's Independent Expert on the Promotion of a Democratic and Equitable International Order, Alfred ...
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There are many remarkable sound bites on the need and the importance of a UN Parliamentary Assembly, a world parliament, and global democracy. We've collected around one hundred of them so far in this document. ...
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This Monday, the 18th UN Climate Change Conference started in Doha, Qatar. On this occasion, I've interviewed Frank Biermann, one of the world's leading experts on global environmental governance. Frank is a professor of political ...
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In mid-November I attended the presentation on a UN Parliamentary Assembly at the Swedish forum for Human Rights in Göteborg. There, I was lucky enough to get five minutes to chat to Petter Ölmunger, the national co-ordinator of ...
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Seminar on "The right to have influence in a global society" features proposal for a UN Parliamentary Assembly — The international Campaign for a UN Parliamentary Assembly was present at the annual Swedish Forum for Human Rights ...
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Vorschlag zur Errichtung einer UNO-Parlaments im Mittelpunkt eines Seminars über "Das Recht, in einer globalen Gesellschaft Einfluss nehmen zu dürfen" — Die internationale Kampagne für ein UN-Parlament wurde bei dem jährlich stattfindenden schwedischen Forum für Menschenrechte vorgestellt, ...
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Former UN chief helped launching the international Campaign for a UN Parliamentary Assembly — The former Egyptian politician and diplomat Boutros Boutros-Ghali who served as sixth Secretary-General of the United Nations from 1992 to 1996, turned ninety ...
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Früherer UN-Generalsekretär half beim Start der internationalen Kampagne für ein UNO-Parlament — Der ehemalige ägyptische Politiker und Diplomat Boutros Boutros-Ghali, der von 1992 bis 1996 als sechster Generalsekretär der Vereinten Nationen amtierte, ist am heutigen Mittwoch neunzig ...
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At international meetings, top government representatives such as heads of state or foreign ministers often address the need of making the United Nations "more democratic" and "more representative." In recent times, for example, this was ...
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Erklärung vor der UN-Generalversammlung in New York, ausführlicher Bericht über eine „internationale demokratische Ordnung” in Vorbereitung — Der unabhängige UN-Sonderberichterstatter für „die Förderung einer demokratischen und gerechten internationalen Ordnung”, Alfred de Zayas aus den USA, sagte am ...
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