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UN GA 3rd Committee: Social, Humanitarian & Cultural

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I. Elimination of the anti-immigrant sentiments
II. Prevention of children’s rights violations in conflict and post-conflict zones

General Assembly Third Committee: Social, Cultural and Humanitarian Committee (SOCHUM) is customarily allocated agenda items relating to social, humanitarian affairs and human right issues that affect people all over the world. Apart from its general focus on the examination of human rights questions, the Committee also discusses questions relating to the advancement of women, the protection of children, indigenous issues, and the treatment of refugees, the promotion of fundamental freedoms, 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, aging, persons with disabilities, crime prevention, criminal justice, and international drug control.