United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs


Committee dESCRIPTION

The United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) is the United Nations office responsible for promoting international cooperation in the peaceful uses of outer space. UNOOSA serves as the secretariat for the General Assembly's only committee dealing exclusively with international cooperation in the peaceful uses of outer space: the  United Nations Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (COPUOS). UNOOSA is also responsible for implementing the Secretary-General's responsibilities under international space law and maintaining the United Nations Register of Objects Launched into Outer Space.

COMMITTEE TOPICS

1. Global Partnership in Space Exploration and Innovation
2. Legal Regime of Outer Space and Global Space Governance: Current and Future Perspectives

MEET THE DAIS

Chair: Yu Chen Ding (Université de Montréal, Faculty of Law)
Assistant Chair: Eduard Teofil Banu (Dawson College)
Assistant Chair: Kareem Faraj (Collège Jean-de-Brébeuf)

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