Mira Naseer is Legal Fellow at Redress (https://redress.org/about-us/who-we-are/), focusing primarily on asset recovery and sanctions. Prior to joining REDRESS, Mira spent time at various human rights and civil liberties organisations, including the Immigrants’ Rights Project at the American Civil Liberties Union, Justice Project Pakistan, and Minority Rights Group International.
Sanction. Confiscate. Compensate. How Russian Money Can Be Repurposed as Reparations for Ukrainian Victims
Since Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, £18 billion of assets belonging to Russian individuals have been frozen under the UK’s Russia sanctions regime, and €19 billion has been frozen by the European Union. One year on from the start of the invasion, governments are grappling with what to do with the vast amounts of frozen wealth … Continuedlire l'article