Disarmament and International Security Committee

The First Committee deals with disarmament, global challenges and threats to peace that affect the international community and seeks out solutions to the challenges in the international security regime.

It considers all disarmament and international security matters within the scope of the Charter or relating to the powers and functions of any other organ of the United Nations; the general principles of cooperation in the maintenance of international peace and security, as well as principles governing disarmament and the regulation of armaments; promotion of cooperative arrangements and measures aimed at strengthening stability through lower levels of armaments.

Agenda items

  • African Nuclear Weapon Free Zone Treaty
  • Preventing and combatting illicit brokering activities
  • Measures to strengthen International Counter-Terrorism Efforts

Chairpersons

  • President Chair:
  • Deputy Chair:
  • Deputy Chair: