First Committee of the General Assembly (EN)

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.

The Committee works in close cooperation with the United Nations Disarmament Commission and the Geneva-based Conference on Disarmament.

Agenda

Prevention of an arms race in outer space

List of members

CountryDelegate
Australiafree
Belgiumfree
Brazilfree
Chinafree
Democratic People's Republic of Koreafree
Egyptfree
Finlandfree
Francefree
Georgiafree
Germanyfree
Indiafree
Iraqfree
Israelfree
Italyfree
Japanfree
Kazakhstanfree
Myanmarfree
New Zealandfree
Nigeriafree
Pakistanfree
Republic of Koreafree
South Africafree
Spainfree
Swedenfree
Switzerlandfree
The Islamic Republic of Iranfree
Netherlandsfree
Russian Federationfree
United Arab Emiratesfree
Turkeyfree
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Irelandfree
United States of Americafree
Vietnamfree