2015 Global Week of Action was celebrated around the world

The 2015 Global Week of Action for a World Parliament, celebrated from 15-25 October, highlighted activities around the planet in support of a democratic World Parliament. About 40 smaller and larger actions were arranged on all inhabited continents, from North and South America to Asia and Oceania. Most of the activities took place during the actual… Continue reading 2015 Global Week of Action was celebrated around the world

No globalization without representation

“No globalization without representation” – a paraphrase of the more famous “No taxation without representation” – was one of the most popular slogans of the so called “Anti-globalization movement” and demonstrations, from Seattle in 1999 to Genoa 2001. And even beyond, to the recent and current #occupy movements.  Basically, this protest against globalization was and is a claim… Continue reading No globalization without representation

Never Again Genocide – World Parliament Now!

The second Global Week of Action for a World Parliament is scheduled to take place from 17-26 October 2014. During these ten days, civil society and grassroots movements around the world are called upon to organize activities and events to support the establishment of a democratically elected global parliament. The first Global Week of Action… Continue reading Never Again Genocide – World Parliament Now!

Breaking new ground: the global call for a World Parliament Now!

Over the past decade the world has faced various global problems, many of which have not been adequately dealt with by governments and international institutions. These have ranged from the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression, terrorism, wars, extreme poverty, unresolved environmental negotiations or gross human rights violations to unfair trade and investment practices.… Continue reading Breaking new ground: the global call for a World Parliament Now!