Chris Hamer presents a path to world federation through uniting the democracies in CGS’s 2021 Annual Conference.
Chris Hamer is Honorary Associate Professor in theoretical physics at the University of New South Wales. He is the founder of the World Citizens Association of Australia and is currently president of Scientists for Global Responsibility (Australia) and the Coalition for a World Security Community of Democratic Nations. He has long been interested in the problem of eliminating nuclear weapons and in the ideal of democratic world federation as the only effective means to resolve this and other pressing global problems such as climate change. He is the author of A Global Parliament: Principles of World Federation. He holds a PhD from the California Institute of Technology.