Committees and Issues

On this page are all the committees of this year’s conference.
More information about a committee can be found by clicking on its name. Right underneath the committee, one can read the names of the presidents or chairs and the issues. If you click on an issue, you can download its research report and start preparing for that particular issue. For the Expert Committee, the information that has been sent to those delegates by their chairs can be found by clicking on the issue, just as with the other committees.

 

General Assembly


GA1 – International Security and Disarmament

Minimizing the effects of chemical waste in war zones  

Preventing the problem of water conflicts in problem areas in the near future 

Intercepting weapon flows to rebellion groups 

                          

GA2 – Economic and Financial

Discussing the contribution of sustainable investing in fighting climate change  

The issue of the permanent sovereignty of the Palestinian people with a special focus on natural recources

Considering the effects of installing a CO₂ tax on the emissions of multinational corporations

                          

GA3 – Social, Humanitarian and Cultural

-The issue of microplastics in food and water 

-Implementing measures against the negative impact of the meat, dairy and pharmaceutical industries 

-Establishing sustainable urban planning 

                                                    

GA4 – Special Political and Decolonisation

Discussing the increasing call for the use of nuclear power in the fight against climate change 

Discussing the benefits of accountability and transparency to democracies

Combating the spread of international propaganda 

 

Commissions and Councils


Security Council (SC)

The ongoing issue of the Libyan civil war  

Addressing the impacts of climate-related disasters on international peace & security 

                          

Historical Security Council (HSC)

Historical Security Council: the year 1946 

Discussing the failings of the League of Nations  

The question of the Indonesian national revolution

                          

European Council (EuCo)

The question of Nagorno-Karabakh 

Combating fake news regarding climate change 

Establishing environmentally friendly forms of transportation 

                          

Peacebuilding Commission (PBC)

Preventing further escalation in the Niger Delta 

The ongoing conflict in South Sudan 

The question of the Yemeni civil war 

                          

African Union Peace and Security Council (AUPSC)

-The question of the Somali civil war 

Managing the division of the Nile water 

-Combating epidemics as a result of climate change 

                          

Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)

Addressing the negative effects of large-scale production 

The issue of disappearing cultural heritage 

Discussing the transport and processing of waste originating from MEDC’s

                          

Unión de Naciones Suramericanas (UNASUR)

Implementing measures in order to protect biodiversity 

Adressing the deteriorating political stability of South America and its democracies 

-Addressing the negative effects of plastic packaging 

                          

Economic & Social Council (ECOSOC)

Implementing measures to minimize the negative effects on flora and fauna caused by tourism

Addressing the effects of air- and light pollution on the environment 

Restoring the economic- and social stability in post-conflict countries 

                          

Human Rights Council (HRC)

The issue of climate refugees and environmental migrants 

Discussing the increase in global hunger due to climate change 

Tackling the issue of human trafficking  

 

Special Conferences


SPC1 – Special Conference 1

SPC1: the economical aspect of the fight against climate change 

Deciding on guidelines for extremely polluting industries 

Discussing the economic consequences of measures taken against climate crises for Less Economically Developed Countries

-Discussing the effect of the energy transition on the fossil fuel industries 

                          

SPC2 – Special Conference 2

SPC2: the social aspect of the fight against climate change 

Tackling the issue of unawareness about climate crises

Discussing the possible increase of global unemployment due to measures taken against climate change

Promoting research and measures that advance innovative and reusable forms of energy 

 

Other Committees


                          

Group of Twenty Summit (G20)

Minimizing the impact of natural disasters caused by climate change on economies 

Tackling the issue of trade induced conflicts and their negative effects on the global economy 

                          

Expert Committee (ExCom)

– The treaty of Paris (1814).

                          

International Court of Justice (ICJ)

-Oil Platforms (Islamic Republic of Iran v. United States of America)