An international grassroots campaign is afoot to introduce citizens' representation at the United Nations. The idea is to begin with an advisory body - a citizens' watchdog with clout - that gradually transitions into a world parliament.  This would be similar to the development of the European Parliament that now has co-decision powers in the European Union and is elected by over 490 million voters .  Although just launched in April '07, the Campaign already has support from participants in 112 countries.  Please go to the website unpacampaign.org for background information and to endorse the proposal on-line at http://en.unpacampaign.org/appeal/index.php.

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