The Association is a not-for-profit independent think-tank, the primary mission of which is to provide research and policy recommendations concerning the Charter and the structure of the United Nations (UN) in the direction of achieving the Charter Preamble’s “we the peoples” ideals and objectives and towards its constitutionalization.
From November 11-13, some of the members of the Upholding the San Francisco Promise working group were invited to attend the Paris Peace Forum with the generous…Read more
Core-Group Prep Con Meeting—Summary Minutes & Decisions Brussels (BXL) & San Francisco (SFO) - 23-24 October 2018Read more
One of the least acknowledged developments in the past decades is the growing importance and prevalence of international parliamentary institutions (IPIs) and their…Read more
In the lead-up to our symposium on Security Council Reform in 2019, CUNCR is partnering with other major NGOs working on this topic to hold a preparatory conference…Read more
The Center for United Nations Constitutional Research warmly invites you to its second annual seminar in its ongoing series on International Climate Justice.Read more
The Center for United Nations Constitutional Research is now accepting applications for resident fellowships at our headquarters in Brussels, Belgium. CUNCR fellows…Read more
What is the state of global governance today? How did it come about, and is it capable of handling the challenges of the 21st century?Read more
Rather than being the product of global citizens acting within a transparently representative legal framework, international law continues to be forged by states in a piecemeal and opaque fashion. This has led to a fragmented international legal regime characterized by conflicts in norms and jurisdictions, and which lacks those principles commonly associated with domestic legal systems...
In the absence of global government, “global governance” is more of an experiment carried out by state governments co-existing and ruling the world, rather than a democratic, unitary or federal model, in which the world’s citizens enjoy direct representation.
Epirus, Greece15 July - 19 July, 2019
Brussels, BelgiumNovember 27-28 2018
New York/San Francisco/BrusselsOctober 23-24 2018
Buenos Aires, Argentina/Brussels, BelgiumFuture Event
Brussels, BelgiumFuture Event
Tokyo, Japan/Brussels, BelgiumFuture Event
San Francisco/USAFuture Event