First Committee of the 71st Session of the General Assembly

The First Committee of the 71st Session of the General Assembly is taking place from 3 October - 2 November 2016 at the UN Headquarters in New York. 

IANSA, like previous years, plays an integral part in civil society participation at First Committee, and will coordinate the civil society presentations, in addition to reporting on all activities during First Committee sessions and related side events. 

This page will be updated with all activities, from summaries of meetings & side events, to published working papers and statements related to small arms and light weapons (SALW).

Further, to find any information on the First Committee of the 70th Session of the General Assembly (2015), please visit: www.iansa.org/FirstCommittee2015