United Nations Security Council


Committee dESCRIPTION

The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) is one of the six principal organs of the United Nations, charged with the maintenance of international peace and security as well as accepting new members to the United Nations and approving any changes to its United Nations Charter. Its powers include the establishment of peacekeeping operations, the establishment of international sanctions, and the authorization of military action through Security Council resolutions; it is the only UN body with the authority to issue binding resolutions to member states. The Security Council held its first session on 17 January 1946.

COMMITTEE TOPIC

Occupation of East Timor

MEET THE TEAM

Chair: Victoria Bolanos Roberts (Concordia University, Faculty of Arts & Science)
Assistant Chair: Florence Harvey-Hudon (McGill University, Faculty of Arts)
Crisis Director: Gabriel-Louis Guppy (Concordia University, Faculty of Arts & Science)
Assistant Crisis Director: Adam Simatos (Marianopolis College)
Assistant Crisis Director: Dima Romanov (Marianopolis College)

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