UN General Assembly First Committee on Disarmament and International Security

 

The United Nations First Committee, one of the 6 committees of the UN General Assembly, deals with disarmament and international security issues. The First Committee is comprised of all 193 members of the UN and usually meets for 4-5 weeks during October-November in New York, to discuss a range of issues from nuclear and other weapons of mass destruction to conventional arms and cyber security, regional measures and disarmament machinery.

The UN General Assembly First Committee on Disarmament and International Security report can be found here.

First Committee 2018

8 October – 8 November 2018

First Committee 2017

2 October – 2 November 2017

Read Control Arms’ statement to First Committee, Delivered by Anna Macdonald on October 10, here.

First Committee 2016

3 October – 2 November 2016

Read Control Arms’ statement to First Committee, Delivered by Anna Macdonald on October 12, here.