Call for a more democratic United Nations at Athens Democracy Forum
The need for a more democratic United Nations was highlighted at the 2020 Athens Democracy Forum which was held from 30 September to 2 October in the Greek capital. The…
DWB | 02.10.2020
UN Parliamentary Assembly discussed at Global Governance Forum
The creation of a United Nations Parliamentary Assembly was dicsussed at the virtual UN75 Global Governance Forum that was held from 16-18 September 2020 on the occasion of the opening…
DWB | 25.09.2020
European progressive foundations want a more democratic UN
In a joint report published last week, a group of seven European think tanks led by the Foundation for European Progressive Studies (FEPS) and the Italian Istituto Affari Internazionali recommends…
Jessica Seiler | 23.09.2020
United Nations renews commitment to democracy and human rights
Declaration on the commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the United Nations According to a declaration adopted today by the United Nations in New York, the world’s heads of state…
DWB | 21.09.2020
One Shared World hosts online “Interdependence Summit”
OneShared.World is a network that was launched on 6 May 2020 to build “a fully inclusive global social movement and political force representing the democratic expression of our common humanity”,…
John Vlasto | 21.09.2020
The UN at 75: Study recommends an elected global parliament at the UN
A new body to promote collaboration and democracy Ahead of the 75th United Nations General Assembly that is opening today in New York, a study published by Democracy Without Borders…
DWB | 15.09.2020
It is time for a democratic global revolution
The people of the world need to seize the moment and bring about a democratic global revolution. It is time for a global parliament and real representation. The world in…
Daniel Jositsch and Andreas Bummel | 28.08.2020
A democratic alliance to promote human rights
Recently United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called for “a new alliance of democracies” aimed at confronting China. This put democratic globalists in a difficult position. If you want…
Austin G. Mackell | 11.08.2020
Policy review: A United Nations Parliamentary Assembly
Paperback and hardcover editions can be purchased at all major online bookstores. From the preface The 75th anniversary of the UN coincides with a dramatic global health crisis caused by…
Maja Brauer and Andreas Bummel | 07.08.2020
State of Civil Society Report 2020 high­lights need of UN reform
The annual State of Civil Society Report from the international alliance of civil society organizations CIVICUS has produced results which are reminiscent of their preceding reports, as well as findings from other…
Ryan Whyte | 31.07.2020
The UN at 75: New report promotes innovations for global governance
In a new report, “UN 2.0: Ten Innovations for Global Governance 75 Years beyond San Francisco,” the Stimson Center, a think tank based in Washington D.C., highlights ten proposals for making…
Peter Orvetti | 30.07.2020
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