The United Nations: Adieu Arbour, But Will Her Successor Be Worse?


Publication Date: March 2008

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

Author(s): Brett D. Schaefer

Research Area: Human rights; International relations

Keywords: International organizations; free speech; human rights; israel

Type: Brief

Abstract:

If Louise Arbour does not seek a second term, the next U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights should place a stronger emphasis on fundamental political and civil rights.