Executive Board

UNITED NATIONS ENVIRONMENT ASSEMBLY - PMUN 2017

UNITED NATIONS ENVIRONMENT ASSEMBLY - UNEA

CHAIRPERSON: Rahul Krishna
AGENDA: Natural Resource Management and Conservation in Areas of Conflict.
DESCRIPTION: The Assembly, which represents the world's highest-level decision-making body on the environment, and has universal membership, culminates in resolutions and a global call to action to address the critical environmental challenges facing the world today.

UNITED NATIONS GENERAL ASSEMBLY III - PMUN 2017

UNITED NATIONS GENERAL ASSEMBLY III - SOCHUM

CHAIRPERSON: Sidharth Das
AGENDA: Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all(SDG 4) with Special Emphasis on Asia.
DESCRIPTION: The General Assembly (GA) is the main deliberative, policymaking and representative organ of the UN. The General Assembly allocates to the Third Committee, agenda items relating to a range of social, humanitarian affairs and human rights issues that affect people all over the world.

WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION - PMUN 2017

WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION - WHO

CHAIRPERSON: Arnab Biswas
AGENDA: Review and implementation of SDG 3: Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all ages.
DESCRIPTION: World Health Organization is the United Nations specialized agency for health and centre of leading international cooperation.

WHOs priority in the area of health systems is moving towards universal health coverage. WHO works together with policy-makers, global health partners, civil society, academia and the private sector to support countries to develop, implement and monitor solid national health plan.

WORLD TRADE ORGANIZATION - PMUN 2017

WORLD TRADE ORGANIZATION - WTO

CHAIRPERSON: Aditya Sachdeva
AGENDA: Standards and morals of International Trade with emphasis on conservation and sustainable use of marine resources.
DESCRIPTION: The World Trade Organization (WTO) is the only global international organization dealing with the rules of trade between nations. At its heart are the WTO agreements, negotiated and signed by the bulk of the world’s trading nations and ratified in their parliaments. The goal is to ensure that trade flows as smoothly, predictably and freely as possible.

UNITED NATIONS SECURITY COUNCIL - PMUN 2017

UNITED NATIONS SECURITY COUNCIL - UNSC

CHAIRPERSON: Siddhant Bajaj
AGENDA: Inclusive Development as a means of conflict prevention and maintenance of stability.
DESCRIPTION: Under the Charter, the Security Council has primary responsibility for the maintenance of international peace and security. It has 15 Members, and each Member has one vote. Under the Charter, all Member States are obligated to comply with Council decisions.

The Security Council takes the lead in determining the existence of a threat to the peace or act of aggression. All members of the United Nations agree to accept and carry out the decisions of the Security Council. While other organs of the United Nations make recommendations to member states, only the Security Council has the power to make decisions that member states are then obligated to implement under the Charter.

UNITED NATIONS HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL - PMUN 2017

UNITED NATIONS HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL - UNHRC

CHAIRPERSON: Sankalp Dikshit
AGENDA:Prevention and Countering Violent Extremism with special Emphasis on Human Rights Defenders, Journalists and LGBT Community.
DESCRIPTION: As the principal United Nations office mandated to promote and protect human rights for all, UNHRC leads global human rights efforts speaks out objectively in the face of human rights violations worldwide.

It provides a forum for identifying, highlighting and developing responses to today's human rights challenges, and act as the principal focal point of human rights research, education, public information, and advocacy activities in the United Nations system.

UNITED NATIONS WOMEN - PMUN 2017

UNITED NATIONS WOMEN - UNW

CHAIRPERSON: Syeda Sana
AGENDA: Addressing Systematic Gender Inequalities with Special Emphasis on
a) Gender Sensitive Infrastructure and Right to Property
b) Right to Decent Work and Economic Growth
c) Right to Reproductive Health
DESCRIPTION: UN Women is the global champion for gender equality, working to develop and uphold standards and create an environment in which every woman and girl can exercise her human rights and live up to her full potential. UN Women are trusted partners for advocates and decision-makers from all walks of life, and a leader in the effort to achieve gender equality.

HIGH LEVEL POLITICAL FORUM ON SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT - PMUN 2017

HIGH LEVEL POLITICAL FORUM ON SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT - HLPF

CHAIRPERSON: Syeda Asia
AGENDA:Integrating the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) into educational research, pedagogy, and class-room transactions.
DESCRIPTION: The HLPF is mandated to provide political leadership and guidance; to address new and emerging sustainable development challenges; and to enhance the integration of economic, social and environmental dimensions of sustainable development.

The HLPF plays a key role in monitoring and reviewing the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, including the Sustainable Development Goals, agreed at the UN summit in September 2015.

UNITED NATIONS GLOBAL COMPACT - PMUN 2017

UNITED NATIONS GLOBAL COMPACT - UNGC

CHAIRPERSON: Harshvardhan Yadav
AGENDA: Connecting Responsible Businesses with Higher Education Institutions for Sustainable Development.
DESCRIPTION: The UN Global Compact is a principle-based framework for businesses, stating ten principles in the areas of human rights, labour, the environment and anti-corruption. Under the Global Compact, companies are brought together with UN agencies, labour groups and civil society.

The UN Global Compact is the world's largest corporate sustainability initiative with 13000 corporate participants and other stakeholders over 170 countries.

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA - PMUN 2017

SUPREME COURT OF INDIA - SCoI

CHIEF JUSTICE: Abhinav Verma
AGENDA:1. Question of Personal Laws with regards to the Triple Talaq Rule
2. Challenging the Prevention of Cruelty (Regulations to Livestock Markets) Rules, 2017
DESCRIPTION: The Supreme Court of India is the highest judicial forum and final court of appeal under the Constitution of India, the highest constitutional court, with the power of constitutional review. Consisting of the Chief Justice of India and 30 other judges, it has extensive powers in the form of original, appellate and advisory jurisdictions.

CITIZENS DIALOGUE - PMUN 2017

CITIZENS' DIALOGUE - CD

MODERATOR: Vansh Saluja
AGENDA: Reforms in the education framework in the country with emphasis on education penetration and school retention.
DESCRIPTION: The Citizens’ Dialogue focuses on supporting local authorities in their efforts to develop systems and methods for citizen dialogue as part of the local governance process and in the development of local public services. Through citizen dialogue, the values embraced by the citizens are combined with the factual information that the administration officers prepare.The Dialogue would act as a bridge between various stakeholders and the government of India to address the issues that are affect the nation today. It also involves developing strategies for speedy implementation of the recommendations made by the Citizens' Dialogue.