Feb 17, 2020
Fergus Watt is executive director of World Federalists in Canada and John Daniele chairs the Toronto branch. In 2020 the UN will celebrate its 75th anniversary and there is a process underway to review the current system of world governance and consider possible improvements. Peacekeeping is one big challenge, but one huge leap took place when the International Court of Justice was created. Fergus, John, and Metta all hope that a parliamentary assembly will be the next phase of democratization.
https://youtu.be/zWvfYQ4DSV4 Feb. 17, 2020
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