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Recension av Leif Lewin, Global demokrati

Recension av Leif Lewin, Global demokrati 929 1239 Hans Leander

Recension av Leif Lewin, Global demokrati: Hur vi på hundra år kommit halvvägs till en demokratisk världsordning. Studentlitteratur: Lund 2015.Leif Lewin är en välrenommerad statsvetare som innehar den eleganta titeln…

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A World Community of Democratic Nations based on NATO and the OECD?

A World Community of Democratic Nations based on NATO and the OECD? 1000 553 Chris Hamer

The promotion of democracy has become more urgent recently, as the world seems to become a more dangerous place. The threat of nuclear war has raised its head once again.…

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Tvinga fram en världsregering?

Tvinga fram en världsregering? 840 555 Hans Leander

I en nyhetsartikel i Aftonbladet publicerad 2018-04-10 intervjuas filosofen Torbjörn Tännsjö om behovet av en världsregering, ett högaktuellt ämne för Demokrati utan gränser. Artikeln är en märklig blandning av allvar,…

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New book: A World Parliament: Governance and Democracy in the 21st Century

New book: A World Parliament: Governance and Democracy in the 21st Century 1000 589 DWB

An event on 11 April 2018 hosted by the United Nations Correspondents Association at UN headquarters in New York marked the publication of the book A World Parliament: Governance and…

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Svensk gren av Democracy Without Borders bildad i Stockholm

Svensk gren av Democracy Without Borders bildad i Stockholm 2664 1189 Hans Leander

Igår blev det möjligt att bli medlem i föreningen Demokrati utan gränser som bildades vid ett möte lördagen den 3 februari i Gamla stan. Föreningens syfte är bland annat att…

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State of Civil Society Report 2018: limitations on civic space met defiant resistance

State of Civil Society Report 2018: limitations on civic space met defiant resistance 1000 575 Jessica Lee

The international alliance of civil society organizations CIVICUS released a report on the State of Civil Society that highlighted ten different trends in 2017. According to the report, attacks on…

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Efforts for longevity must go along with strengthening global democracy

Efforts for longevity must go along with strengthening global democracy 1000 583 Didier Coeurnelle

A growing interest in life extension technology has led to investments of billions of dollars with a plethora of intriguing technologies promising advances in combating aging. As average human life…

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Event in Berlin: Strengthening democracy through a world parliament

Event in Berlin: Strengthening democracy through a world parliament 1000 565 DWB

Last Thursday (22 March), the participants in an event at Pariser Platz in Berlin hoped that the establishment of a parliamentary assembly at the UN would provide impetus for a…

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Campaign suggests that General Assembly should vote on Security Council reform

Campaign suggests that General Assembly should vote on Security Council reform 1000 550 Phoebe Guinn

This month the Elect the Council campaign that is coordinated by the Institute for Security Studies in Pretoria released a recent summary of their suggestions on how to reform the…

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The Security Council has failed Syria. It is time to question its authority.

The Security Council has failed Syria. It is time to question its authority. 1000 572 Andreas Bummel

In his final address to the Human Rights Council, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Prince Zeid decried the ”pernicious use of the veto” by the permanent members of the…

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