World Federalist MovementCoalition for the International Criminal CourtInternational Democratic Governance ProgramInternational Coalition for the Responsibility to ProtectJoin our Global Movement

World Federalist Movement - Institute for Global Policy

Founded in 1947, WFM-IGP is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization committed to the realization of global peace and justice through the development of democratic institutions and the application of international law.

Learn more

Coalition for the International Criminal Court

A program of WFM-IGP, the Coalition, consisting of more than 2,500 member organizations from 150 countries, plays a unique and central role in fostering international justice and fighting against impunity for perpetrators of genocide, war crimes, and crimes against humanity.

Learn more...

International Democratic Governance Program

WFM-IGP’s IDG Program works to improve the functioning and effectiveness of international institutions; promote transparency in the United Nations reform process by monitoring developments in these issues; making information available to stakeholders worldwide; and mobilizing civil society to take concerted action where it can be most effective.

Learn more

International Coalition for the Responsibility to Protect

A program of WFM-IGP, ICRtoP brings together nongovernmental organizations from around the world to collectively strengthen the Responsibility to Protect (RtoP), a landmark norm that seeks to prevent and halt genocide, crimes against humanity, war crimes, and ethnic cleansing.

Learn more

Join Our Global Movement

WFM is primarily an international movement of member organizations—these groups are supported by tens of thousands of individual members from almost every nation in the world. In 2009, WFM began the incorporation of the new International Individual Member Organization (IMO). We welcome your individual membership in our global efforts to promote the principles of international democracy, federalism, global governance and human rights.

Learn more

    Latest from the Secretariat

2014 Draft Council Council Agenda

Published date: 

September, 2014

International Justice Day Sees Progress, Challenges Ahead for ICC

UN Press Release: Statement by Special Advisers Adama Dieng and Jennifer Welsh on the situation in Iraq

Adama Dieng, Special Adviser to the Secretary-General on the Prevention of Genocide

Credit: UN Photo

New York, 18 June 2014- The Special Advisers to the Secretary-General on the Prevention of Genocide, Adama Dieng, and on the Responsibility to Protect, Jennifer Welsh, expressed deep concern at the deterioration in the situation in Iraq and the impact on Iraq’s populations. 

Ukraine, A Non-violent Resistance

By WFM President, Dr. Lloyd Axworthy


Several days after returning from an international observer mission to Ukraine — sponsored by NDI (National Democratic Institute) — I latched on to the flood tide of news and commentary coming from that besieged country. A revelation slowly began to take shape: Ukrainians were in their own, distinct way using the principle of non-violent resistance to contend with Putin’s muscle-flexing and efforts to manufacture a pretext for moving his tanks across the border.

Monitoring Peacekeeping in the Central African Republic

Credit: UN Photo/Clara Padovan


By Devon Giordano and Eliana Sherwood



Violence against women: global phenomenon or global pandemic?

Photo Credit: UN Photo

By Jelena Pia-Comella, Director of Programs

Subscribe to WFM-IGP RSS

Our Members Around the World

User login


New York
708 Third Avenue, Suite 1715
New York, NY 10017
Phone: +1212 599-1320
Fax: +1212 599-1332
The Hague
Bezuidenhoutseweg 99A
2594 AC, The Hague
The Netherlands
Phone: +31 70 363-4484
Fax: +31 70 364-0259