John Vlasto

UK
Chair, DWB UK, and associate

John since 2021 serves as Chair of the Executive Committee of the World Federalist Movement. In addition, he is an Associate of Democracy Without Borders and founding Chair of the UK chapter. He is bringing the Campaign for a United Nations Parliamentary Assembly to the UK, working with the One World Trust. Previous roles include soldier, hedge fund risk manager, and rock-climber.

Is Yuval Harari really against global democracy and global government?
Introduction In two interviews published recently on YouTube, the historian, philosopher, and bestselling author Yuval Harari has said: “I think that you can’t have democracy, at least in the world…
John Vlasto | 17.05.2021
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
Conference on Cosmic Perspectives and Big History in London
Presentation on global identity and “the other”Democracy Without Borders’ Executive Director Andreas Bummel came to London to speak at a two-day conference titled “Expanding Worldviews: Astrobiology, Big History and Cosmic…
John Vlasto | 25.09.2019
Climate justice and democracy in focus of youth seminar in Greece
Last week I attended a training and networking event for Youth Climate Ambassadors in the Epirus mountains in Greece. The event was sponsored by the Center for United Nations Constitutional…
John Vlasto | 02.08.2019