TITLE

Humanitarian Safeguards in Economic Sanctions Regimes: A Call for Automatic Suspension Clauses, Periodic Monitoring, and Follow-Up Assessment of Long-Term Effects

AUTHOR(S)
Geiss, Robin
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Harvard Human Rights Journal;Spring2005, Vol. 18, p167
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the humanitarian impact of economic sanctions. Rules on the imposition of economic sanctions; Obligations of the Security Council in imposing economic sanctions under the United Nations Charter; Proposals to address the shortcomings of economic sanctions.
ACCESSION #
17982550

 

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