International Roundtable Discussion on
ECONOMIC SANCTIONS AND THEIR IMPACT ON DEVELOPMENT
Project co-ordinator: Dr. Hans Koechler (International Progress Organization)
Date: Thursday, 28 November 1996, 2.30 p.m. - 5.30 p.m.
The roundtable discussed the impact of economic sanctions -- whether multilateral or bilateral -- on the economy, the living conditions and development prospects of the countries directly targeted by sanctions and of neighbouring countries indirectly affected by such measures.
Prof. Dr. Hans Köchler
President of the International Progress Organization
H.E. Neama Faris
Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Iraq to the United Nations Office at Vienna
Prof. Dr. Türkkaya Ataöv
Professor of International Relations, University of Ankara (Turkey)
Mr. Ali Farfer, MA
Secretary-General, Jamahir Society (Libya)
Mr. Alfredo Puig
Counsellor, Permanent Mission of Cuba to the United Nations Office at Vienna
Literature: Hans Koechler, The United Nations Sanctions Policy and International Law (1995)
Publication of the proceedings:
"Economic Sanctions and Development", ed. by Hans Koechler, Studies in International Relations, XXIII, International Progress Organization: Vienna, 1997.