Andreas Bummel

Andreas Bummel

Andreas Bummel is co-founder and global coordinator of the Campaign for a United Nations Parliamentary Assembly, which advocates democratic representation of the world’s citizens at the UN and the institutions of global governance. The campaign has been endorsed by 1,500 sitting and former lawmakers from over 100 countries. He has been a council member of the World Federalist Movement–Institute for Global Policy, a fellow of the World Academy of Art and Science, and an honorary member of the Society for Threatened Peoples. He is co-author of such books as A World Parliament: Governance and Democracy in the 21st Century and A United Nations Parliamentary Assembly: A Policy Review of Democracy Without Borders.

GTI Contributions
Globalizing the Challenge
GTI Forum

November 2020

Global Identity Is Real
GTI Forum

Contribution to GTI Forum Think Globally, Act Locally?

August 2019

Roundtable contribution on Party Time? - Andreas Bummel
Contribution to GTI Roundtable Party Time?

February 2019

An essential basis for a globalized politics would be establishing a democratic global parliament.

Roundtable contribution on Nuclear Abolition - Andreas Bummel
Contribution to GTI Roundtable How to Ban the Bomb

August 2018

The urgent need before us is to transform the United Nations into a democratic, legitimate, and effective system for global security.

Roundtable contribution on Global Government - Andreas Bummel
Contribution to GTI Roundtable Global Government

October 2017

The Westphalian state-centric system has become hopelessly outdated in a time of deep interdependence, and shared nuclear and climate risks.

We will need a democratic world government to adequately address shared planetary risks and opportunities in this century. A critical strategic step toward that end would be the formation of a global parliamentary assembly.