SOCHUM

Intermediate Committee

Topic A:
Drafting a policy on Genetic Engineering

Topic B:
Forming an International Policy Regarding Fast Fashion

SOCHUM is The General Assembly’s third committee. It’s agenda items relate to a range of social, humanitarian affairs and human rights issues that affect people all over the world.

The Committee discusses questions relating to the advancement of women, the protection of children, indigenous issues, the treatment of refugees, the promotion of fundamental freedoms through the elimination of racism and racial discrimination, and the right to self-determination. The Committee also addresses important social development questions such as issues related to youth, family, aging, persons with disabilities, crime prevention, criminal justice, and international drug control.

The committee also focuses on the examination of human rights questions, including reports of the United Nations Human Rights Council.

Other Resources:

Study Guide (coming soon)

County Matrix (coming soon)

ROP (coming soon)