GSUMUN 2017 Committees

General Assembly Plenary

The General Assembly Plenary is empowered to make recommendations to Member States on international issues within its competence.

General Assembly First Committee

The General Assembly First Committee focuses primarily on Disarmament and International Security

Organization of Islamic Cooperation

The Organization is the collective voice of the Muslim world in the spirit of promoting international peace.

Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice

The Commission acts as the principal policymaking body of the United Nations in the field of crime prevention and criminal justice.

United Nations Educational, Scientific & Cultural Organization

UNESCO encourages international peace and universal respect for human rights by promoting collaboration among nations.

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees

UNHCR is a United Nations programme mandated to protect and support refugees at the request of a government or the UN itself.

Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons

The organization promotes and verifies the adherence to the Chemical Weapons Convention which prohibits the use of chemical weapons and requires their destruction.

The Security Council is one of the six principal organs of the UN, charged with the maintenance of international peace and security as well as accepting new members to the UN and approving any changes to its Charter.