Eyes on the Prize: The Quest for Nonpermanent Seats on the UN Security Council
Global Governance, Vol. 6, No. 1, pp. 3-23, 2000
22 Pages Posted: 22 Sep 2008
Date Written: 2000
This article surveys the drivers behind the appeal of elected membership in the UN Security Council, some pitfalls for candidate states, and suggests some elements of both benefit and costs attaching to Council membership.
Keywords: United Nations, UN Security Council, Security Council elections, Security Council membership, International influence and power
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