Agenda Items

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First Committee (Disarmament and International Security)

  1. Developments in the field of information and telecommunications in the context of international security
  2. Consolidation of the regime established by the Treaty of Tlatelolco for the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons in Latin America and the Caribbean
  3. Conclusion of effective international arrangements to assure non-nuclear weapon States against the use or threat of the use of nuclear weapons

Second Committee (Economic and Financial)

  1. Ensuring access to affordable, reliable, and sustainable energy for all
  2. The economic impact of the oil slick on Lebanese shores
  3. Enhancing economic opportunities for Syrian refugees with a special focus on the Regional Refugee and Resilience Plan (3RP)

Third Committee (Social, Humanitarian and Cultural)

  1. Elimination of racism, xenophobia and related intolerance and the comprehensive implementation of and follow-up to the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action
  2. Protection of world heritage sites during conflicts and natural disasters
  3. Measures to eliminate forced labour, modern slavery and human trafficking with a special focus on migrant workers and indigenous people

Fourth Committee (Special Political and Decolonization)

  1. Enhancing global partnership in order to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals by 2030
  2. Implementation of the Declaration on the Granting of Independence to Colonial Countries and Peoples
  3. Political recognition of the stateless people and enabling their access to education, health care, employment and other basic rights

Fifth Committee (Administrative and Budgetary)

  1. Progress in implementation and international support with a special focus on Africa
  2. Measures to improve the role of science, technology and innovation for development
  3. The issue of external debt sustainability and development

Sixth Committee (Legal)

  1. Maintaining international security through improving global cooperation to eliminate terrorism
  2. Measures to enhance the protection, security and safety of diplomatic and consular missions and representatives
  3. Violations of the Law of the Sea with a special focus on the Arctic region

Economic and Social Council

  1. Managing the transition from the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
  2. Improving the role of Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) in UN intergovernmental processes for sustainable development issues
  3. The issue of youth unemployment

Security Council

  1. The question of Syria
  2. The question of South Sudan
  3. The question of Democratic People’s Republic of Korea

International Court of Justice

  • Application of the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (Georgia v. Russian Federation)

Historical Committee