The World Council is a diplomatic, political and scientific organization founded by the Visitors in 1897. Its purpose is to negotiate and mediate between the aliens and humankind, and help Earth evolving into a peaceful advanced society, and member of the Galactic Unity.
The Council consists of 100 members, selected by the Visitors from those they consider to be the highest intellectual minds on Earth. Members include politicians, scientists, philosophers, artists and others. The first 100 was selected when the Council was formed. A new member is selected in place of each former members who either die or resign from the Council. The organization is based in Antwerp, Belgium. The Council is a democratic body, without any specific leader, however there is a High Council, consisting of twenty council members, who help regulating the organization.