Greetings delegates, welcome to Cathedral International Model United Nations, 2017. I will be your chairperson in the United Nations Disarmament Commission (UNDC) for the conference.
The United Nations Disarmament Commission is a one whose parent committee is United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA). The Commission is an advisory body and a subsidiary body of the United Nations General Assembly. The Commission primarily focuses on disarmament of Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMDs) among other things and, being an advisory body, sends recommendations up the hierarchy for the same.
Delegates are expected to research the agendaas well as their country’s stances on the agenda thoroughly and bring about fruitful debate in the committee.I must remind you not to limit your research to the study guide but use it only as a foundation for your research. Make sure that you are well aware of the committee’s mandate and abide by the same.
I am currently studying in the IB Diploma Programme in The Cathedral Vidya School, Lonavala. I am from Mumbai. I love cricket and swimming and am very excited to meet you and know you all better, so that as a commission we are successful. I will put in my best effort to make the conference memorable and enjoyable for you.
I wish you all the best for you conference!