Video: 130 years of IPU history in 130 seconds

Video: 130 years of IPU history in 130 seconds
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Discover 130 years of IPU history in this 130-second video.

What began in 1889 as a small group of parliamentarians, dedicated to promoting peace through parliamentary diplomacy and dialogue, has since grown into the global organization of national parliaments. By the end of 2019, IPU membership will inch closer to being universal - consisting of 180 national parliaments, 12 supranational parliamentary bodies, and increasing numbers of parliamentarians who attend its meetings.