Forum of Federations: What Is Federalism?

Federalism can be complex idea to grasp. The Forum of Federation’s new whiteboard video uses simple, easy-to-understand concepts and images to convey what federalism means and why countries choose to be federal.

As the Forum of Federations completes two decades since its founding, we invite you to enjoy and share this timeless educational video, “What is Federalism?”

To gain an even deeper understanding of different facets of federalism, please download and read “Federalism: An Introduction” by George Anderson.

To read the authoritative handbook of every federal country and their systems function, purchase: “The Forum of Federations Handbook of Federal Countries: 2020”