About: Jo Leinen and Andreas Bummel

Global Europe 06-11-2013

Now is the time: The EU should support a UN Parliamentary Assembly

Last week, the UN's independent expert on democracy, Alfred de Zayas, told the organistion's General Assembly that the UN should convene an international conference to debate the establishment of a World Parliamentary Assembly. Now it's the time for the EU to take a stand and support the proposal, write Jo Leinen and Andreas Bummel.