UN Treaty Body Promotes BDS at Urging of Norwegian NGO

Anne Herzberg
Content Type
Commentary and Analysis
The Begin-Sadat Centre for Strategic Studies (BESA)
UN treaty bodies are increasingly violating their mandates as part of discriminatory anti-Israel campaigns. In March 2020, the UN Committee on Economic Social and Cultural Rights (CESCR) embraced this disturbing trend by adopting a BDS agenda after being convinced to do so by the NGO Norwegian People’s Aid (NPA).
Human Rights, Politics, United Nations, BDS, NGOs
Political Geography
Europe, Middle East, Israel, Norway, Palestine