Committee Information

Committee Name: Third Committee: Social, Cultural, and Humanitarian (SOCHUM)
Organ: General Assemblies
Undersecretary-General: Claudia Alonso
Deputy Undersecretary-General: Bilva Chandra
Chair: Jonas Demuri-Siliunas
Topic A: The Proliferation of Counterfeit Medication
Topic B: The Protection of Heritage Sites in Conflict Zones

The Topic Abstract for this committee can be accessed here.

Learning Goals

NAIMUN strives to provide the most well-rounded educational and enjoyable experience to delegates. The learning goals for SOCHUM are as follows. Delegates will:  

  • Tackle important questions relating to social development, corporations, and government relations
  • Understand drug trading routes and how to infiltrate them to implement positive solutions
  • Comprehend the importance of having a proper health care sector to control influx of counterfeit drugs
  • Gain a better understanding of the difference between the public and private sector in terms of humanitarian work