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SOCHUM-General Assembly Three

The United Nations Third General Assembly relates to a range of social, humanitarian affairs and human rights issues that affect people all over the world. The committee focuses mainly on the examination of human rights questions including reports of the special procedure of the Human Rights Council which was established in 2006. In October 2018.  The committee will hear and interact with special rapporteurs, independent experts, and chairs of working groups as mandated by the Human Rights Council. The committee also discusses various other issues such as 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, ageing, persons with disabilities, crime prevention, criminal justice and international drug control. These issues are fundamental to improving the quality of human life while preserving our social and humanitarian affairs.