The First Committee: Disarmament and International Security (DISEC)

GA1 has its main focus on, as the name suggests, disarmament and questions regarding international security. Unlike the Security Council, GA1 comprises of all 193 Member States of the UN. Although resolutions passed by the General Assembly are not legally binding, they are normative and lay the groundwork for negotiations.

Latest on the Agenda:

  1. Draft programme for the joint panel discussion of the First and Fourth Committees on possible challenges to space security and sustainability

Official Website: http://www.un.org/en/ga/first/