executive director, Democracy without Borders
Andreas Bummel is executive director of Democracy Without Borders, a civil society organisation that advocates the right to democratic representation and participation of citizens beyond the nation-state. He is founder and coordinator of the international Campaign for a UN Parliamentary Assembly, which has been supported by over 1,600 members of parliament from more than 130 countries. His 2018 book, A World Parliament: Governance and Democracy in the 21st Century (with Jo Leinen) discusses the challenges and prospects of democratic world governance.
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Saturday 2 November, 16:00 Frobisher Auditorium 1
Does the world need a government?