Congress Is Right to Withhold Funds from the U.N. Human Rights Council


Publication Date: September 2007

Publisher: Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)

Author(s): Brett D. Schaefer

Research Area: International relations

Keywords: International organizations; human rights; UN; commission

Type: Brief

Coverage: United States

Abstract:

Congress sends a clear and powerful signal to other countries that it is displeased with the activities of the "reformed" Council and will act to hold it to account.