Campaign For The Establishment Of A United Nations Parliamentary Assembly
The Campaign for the Establishment of a United Nations Parliamentary Assembly (CEUNPA) is a global network of more than 270 non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and 700 parliamentarians from around 140 countries devoted to establishing a United Nations Parliamentary Assembly.
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... The policy of the Campaign is based on the "Appeal for the Establishment of a Parliamentary Assembly at the United Nations" which was presented at launch events in over ... At a meeting in November 2007 the Campaign reiterated its policy as formulated in the appeal ...
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