The 2009 U.N. Durban Review Conference: Follow-Up to the 2001 U.N. World Conference Against Racism Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title The 2009 U.N. Durban Review Conference: Follow-Up to the 2001 U.N. World Conference Against Racism

Creator

  • Author: Blanchfield, Luisa
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Foreign Affairs, Defense, and Trade Division

Publisher

  • Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 2008-11-20

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: This report provides information on the 2001 World Conference Against Racism and the circumstances of U.S. withdrawal. It discusses preparations for the Durban Review Conference, including U.S. policy and reaction from other governments. It highlights possible issues for the 111th Congress, including the Review Conference preparatory process, U.S. funding of the Conference, and the political and diplomatic impact of U.S. engagement.

Subject

  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Civil rights
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Racism
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Communications
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Conferences
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: International affairs
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: United Nations

Coverage

  • Place Name: South Africa - Province of KwaZulu-Natal - Durban

Collection

  • Name: Congressional Research Service Reports
    Code: CRSR

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • CRS Report Number: RL34754
  • Accession or Local Control No: RL34754_2008Nov20
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc26291