Simpol-UK gains nearly 100 pledged MPs!
Simpol-UK achieved a stunning result in the 2019 General Election increasing the number of Simpol-pledged MPs from 66 to nearly 100. They join a growing number of MPs in other countries around the world who are pledged to implement the Simultaneous Policy.
Simpol appoints National Coordinator for Denmark
Mette Millard has become Simpol's National Coordinator for Denmark. Mette brings all her skills and her engaged interest in the state of the world and the research regarding evolution. She is also a practitioner and has therefore committed herself to Simpol. ‘We need this unique and intelligent way of both making global cooperation come alive AND encourage citizens to cooperate at this new and necessary level. This will be very close to my heart. Second only to my grandchild’. Mette aims to establish a strong Simpol presence in Denmark.
Simpol gains new Australian MPs
Thanks to Australian citizens signing on to the campaign, we now have 4 MPs pledged to implement Simpol alongside other governments following the 2019 Federal election.
David Sloan Wilson endorses Simpol
Renowned evolutionary biologist David Sloan Wilson has endorsed "The Simpol Solution": "It's a pleasure to read a book that captures the modern evolutionary worldview so well and your actual solution is very clever. We even share an awareness of the need for a psychological therapeutic process and a global policymaking process." Sloan Wilson is President of the Evolution Institute.
Prof. A. Nuri Yurdusev endorses Simpol
Nuri Yurdusev PhD, Vice President of the Turkish Academy of Sciences and Prof. of International Relations at the Middle East Technical University, has endorsed Simpol: "I am indeed impressed with the Simpol initiative. It has a clear and simple logic and I think it has got a point in focusing on particular issues rather than grand macro debates."
Bunzl to present at Roundtable on Global Governance
Simpol's founder John Bunzl will speak at the World Academy of Art & Science's Roundtable on Global Governance to be held in Dubrovnik, Croatia, 22-24th November. More...
German Feminist Party sign the Pledge
Germany's feminist party, DIE FRAUEN, has adopted Simpol as part of its party policy at its recent party conference with the following resolution: "In The Simultaneous Policy (Simpol) we see a clever strategy for solving the above-listed global problems. Like Simpol, the Feminist Party DIE FRAUEN works for improved international cooperation, common regulations for financial markets, sustainable environmental protection, rights for people, animals and plants, access to life-sustaining resources for all people, a politics of peace, good social standards globally and more direct citizen participation in politics."
- 11th May 2021 (8pm UK time): Simpol Supporters Q&A on Zoom Join with other supporters to learn more about SIMPOL and get some tips on talking about it to others. Please join your hosts, Rob Cobbold and John Bunzl - you'll be very welcome! To join the Zoom click here.
- 20th May 2021 (8am UK time): John Bunzl presents SIMPOL as "An Integral Citizens' Global Treaty" at the Integral European Conference. Find out more here.
- 23rd May 2021 (15.00 UK time): SIMPOL's John Bunzl joins with Steve McIntosh and Jeff Salzman to discuss political polarization at the Integral European Conference. More here.