Problem

Symbolic international agreements without substance

Other Names:
Token intergovernmental treaties
Claim:
Arms negotiations aim at treaties in which all essential weapons are being maintained, except at a lower level. The fundamental political problems have to give way to concerns about short-term impact and public relations of politicians.
Broader Problems:
Tokenism
Related Problems:
Tokenistic meeting resolutions
Problem Type:
F: Fuzzy exceptional problems
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
Date of last update
01.01.2000 – 00:00 CET