Disarmament and International Security Committee (GA1)


The First Committee of the General Assembly deals with disarmament, global challenges and threats to peace that affect the international community and seeks out solutions to the challenges in the international security regime. It considers all disarmament and international security matters, the general principles of co-operation in the maintenance of international peace and security, as well as principles governing disarmament and the regulation of armaments; promotion of co-operative arrangements and measures aimed at strengthening stability through lower levels of armaments.

ISSUES

  1. The matter of restricting the expenditure in military defence

  2. Combating the issue of access to small arms through the dark web


Economic and Financial Committee (GA2)


The Economic and Financial Committe (GA2) during its sessions deals with issues relating to economic growth and development such as macroeconomic policy questions (including international trade, international financial system and external debt sustainability), financing for development, sustainable development, human settlements, poverty eradication, globalization and interdependence, operational activities for development and information and communication technologies for development.

ISSUES

  1. Establishing regulations to limit the damage of cryptocurrencies

  2. Creating a smooth transition to renewable energy; lessening the impact on oil and gas producing states

  3. Taking measures to make sustainable and renewable energy accessible to LDCs


Social, Humanitarian and Cultural Committee (GA3)


The General Assembly allocates to the Third Committee, agenda items relating to a range of social, humanitarian affairs and human rights issues that affect people all over the world. As in previous sessions, an important part of the work of the Committee will focus on the examination of human rights questions, including reports of the special procedures of the Human Rights Council which was established in 2006.

ISSUES

  1. Prison reform and the alternatives to penalizations

  2. Taking measures on the issue of ritual killings


Special Political and Decolonization Committee (GA4)


The Special Political and Decolonization Committee deals with a variety of subjects which include those related to decolonization, Palestinian refugees and human rights, peacekeeping, mine action, outer space, public information, atomic radiation and University for Peace.
After the dismantling of the trusteeship system resulting from independence being granted to all the trust territories, and the now-limited number of non-self-governing territories The General Assembly Fourth was merged with the Special Political Committee as to what it is now.

ISSUES

  1. Tackling the boko haram insurgency and the Nigerian crisis

  2. Addressing discrimination in the acceptance of refugees on the basis of race, religion, gender or the State of origin


Legal Committee (GA6)


The Sixth Committee is the primary forum for the consideration of legal questions in the General Assembly. The UN General Assembly has an express mandate to promote the progressive development of public international law. International law-making negotiations are held in different specialized bodies of the United Nations whereas, depending on the subject-matter, those negotiations related to general international law will be held at the General Assembly Sixth.

ISSUES

  1. Criminal accountability of United Nations Officials and experts on mission

  2. Taking measures to reduce our carbon footprint

  3. Measures to further combat international terrorism