THIMUN Qatar Issues for 2018

Student Officer Reports will be linked here by October 31, 2017.

 

The theme of THIMUN Qatar 2018 is Sustainable Development Goal 5-Gender Equality and Empowerment for Women and Girls. All committees have one issue that ties to the conference theme.

 

THIMUN Qatar is also proud to support the work of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, and to incorporate many UNODC mandate issues into our 2018 Conference. Mandate topics are noted with an asterisk (*).

 

GA 1 Disarmament and International Security

Measures to combat sexual violence in conflict zones

Measures to limit the use of the internet for terrorist purposes

Developing strategies to curb incitement and recruitment of young people to extremist causes

Curtailing the illicit trade in small arms and light weapons in all its aspects *

 

GA 2 Economic and Financial

The question of gender inequality and its impact on poverty eradication

Permanent sovereignty of the Palestinian people in the Occupied Palestinian Territory over their natural resources

Promotion of international cooperation to curb and recover illicit financial flows *

Protection of global climate for present and future generations 

 

GA3 Social, Humanitarian and Cultural

Improving the situation of women in rural areas

Strengthening international cooperation to combat cybercrime *

Enhancing protection of child migrants and refugees

Preventing corruption and financial crime in sports *

 

GA4 Special Political and Decolonization

The question of illegal settlements in Occupied Palestinian Territory

Protecting the interests of the peoples of non-self governing territories

Improving Special Political Missions

Towards a united Cyprus

 

GA5 Administrative and Budgetary

Inclusion of women in peacekeeping operations

Improving the financial situation of the United Nations

Legal measures to reduce tax avoidance by transnational corporations (TNCs) *

Financing of the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali 


GA6 Legal

Measures to enhance the protection and safety of diplomatic missions

The question of Universal Jurisdiction and national sovereignty and the role of the International Criminal Court

Effects of armed conflicts on treaties

Measures to eliminate international terrorism *

 

Security Council

The situation in Somalia and Eritrea

The question of Libyan sanctions

The question of DPRK

Measures to curtail all forms of human trafficking and migrant smuggling *


ECOSOC

Reducing vulnerability and building resilience resulting from extreme weather

Addressing the humanitarian crisis in Yemen

Measures to close the economic gender gap

The protection of human rights in the context of terrorism and counter-terrorism *

 

Disarmament Commission

The question of women, disarmament, non-proliferation and arms control

Strengthening the implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC)

Preventing the acquisition by terrorists of radioactive materials

Full implementation of the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty (CTBT)

 

Environment Commission

Promoting sustainable lifestyles in carbon-intensive countries

Promoting urgent measures to promote green energy

Measures to address the increase in zoonotic diseases

Ocean acidification and its impact on ecosystems

 

Human Rights Commission 1

Strengthening reproductive rights for women

Reviewing the Human Rights situation in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea

Measures to combat intolerance, discrimination, and violence based on religion or belief

Mental health and human rights

 

Human Rights Commission 2

Strengthening legal protections for Women and Girls

Reviewing the Human Rights situation in Myanmar

Ensuring the right to education for persons with disabilities

Ensuring the rights of persons belonging to national or ethnic, religious and linguistic minorities 

 

Special Committee on Gender Equality and Women's Empowerment

Closing the social, political and economic gender gap of Sub-Saharan Africa

Protecting and enhancing the rights of women in Palestine

Improving women's access to ownership and control of land and other property 

Promoting women's empowerment through information and communication technology

 

 Advisory Panel Question on Crime and Gender *

The Question of human trafficking

The Question of discriminatory penal legislation and policies

 

GA3-Arabic

Improving the situation of women in rural areas

Strengthening international cooperation to combat cybercrime

Enhancing protection of child migrants and refugees

Preventing corruption and financial crime in sports

 

تحسين وضع المراة في المناطق النئة

تقوية التعاون الدولي لمحاربة الجريمة الالكترونية

ايجاد طريقة فعالة لحماية الطفولة المهاجرة واللاجئن

منع الفساد والجراءم المالية في عالم الرياضة

     

 HRC 1- Arabic

 

Strengthening reproductive rights for women

Reviewing the Human Rights situation in Myanmar

Measures to combat intolerance, discrimination, and violence based on religion or belief

Strenghtening legal protections for women and girls

 

تحسينوضعالمرأةفيالمناطقالنائية

اعادة النظر في مسالة حقوق الانسان في ميانمار

ضمان حقوق الاقليات من الجنسيات والعرقيات واتباع الديانات واللغات المختلفة

تقوية وتثبيت حقوق القدرة الانتاجية لدى النساء

 

GA3-French

Improving the situation of women in rural areas

Strengthening international cooperation to combat cybercrime

Enhancing protection of child migrants and refugees

Preventing corruption and financial crime in sports

 

Améliorer la situation des femmes dans les zones rurales

Consolider les coopérations internationales afin de combattre contre le cyber crime

Renforcer la protection des enfants des migrants et des réfugiés

Entraver les corruptions et les crimes financiers dans le domaine du sport

 

 

HRC1-French

Measures to combat intolerance, discrimination, and violence based on religion or belief

Ensuring the right to education for persons with disabilities

Reviewing the Human Rights situation in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea

Mental health and human rights

 

Mesures pour combattre les intolérances, les discriminations et les violences basées sur des convictions religieuses

Assurer le droit à l'education pour des personnes handicapées

Revoir la situation des Droits de l'Homme dans la Republique démocratique de la Corée

Maladies psychologiques et droits de l'Homme

 

International Court of Justice (ICJ)

Nauru vs. Australia

Ecuador vs. Colombia