United Nations General Assembly: SOCHUM (Social, Cultural and Humanitarian Committee)

What is SOCHUM?

The Social, Cultural and Humanitarian Committee (SOCHUM) is the third committee of the United Nations General Assembly. The Committee also discusses 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.

The Committee Agenda

The OC presents the following as the agenda for the committee "To discuss upon the social, cultural and humanitarian issues involved in treatment of prisoners of War. "

Introducing your EB

Vignesh Narayanan
External Advisor and Chairperson

Vignesh Narayanan is currently pursuing law from Dr DY Patil College of Law Mumbai. Vignesh Narayanan is one of the most friendly and encouraging personalities you will ever come across .He possesses unparalleled experience in the MUN sector as a delegate, executive board member and an organizing committee member in various conferences in Mumbai and South India .Hence it is fair to say Vignesh has probably and quite literally seen it all. He is very passionate about international relations .Plato's famous quote "He who wishes to serve his country must not only have the power to think but the will to act "is what motivates him.

Nipa Dharod
Vice Chairperson

A relatively new comer to Bombay MUN Circuit, Nipa Dharod is a third year law student pursuing the BLS LLB course from SVKM's Pravin Gandhi College of Law and is an alumni of SVKM's NM College of Commerce and Economics. She aspires to be a Criminal Litigation Lawyer and is considerably inclined towards Constitutional Law. She is currently serving as the Head of Department of Logistics and Hospitality at PCGT NYP, 21, along with serving in different capacities in different festivals and events. She has won several MUN's, Youth Parliaments and other competitions. She has also authored various research articles on various topics.

Single Delegation: ₹250