Social, Cultural, Humanitarian

Committee

The GA consists of six main committees, each with their own unique mandate. The third committee - the Social, Cultural and Humanitarian Committee (SOCHUM) - discusses human rights issues and social development questions, including 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.

 

This GA will consist of 57 delegates, each representing a different member state of SOCHUM, specifically discussing:

1. Journalism in the Age of Social Media
2. Child Labour

Staff Members

Anastasia Drakos
Chair
Sanya Grover
Chair
Yusra Rao
Crisis Analyst
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Crisis Analyst
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McMaster sits on the traditional territory shared between the Haudenosaunee confederacy and the Anishinabe nations, which was acknowledged in the Dish with One Spoon wampum belt. That wampum uses the symbolism of a dish to represent the territory, and one spoon to represent that the people are to share the resources of the land and only take what they need.

 

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