You can find information about the committees available at the conference of 2017 below. This information includes a general description and the topics that have been chosen for each committee. Further information (such as country allocation and study guides) will be distributed once the first day of the conference approaches. Please feel free to send an e-mail to our Secretary at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions left.
The Security Council takes the lead in determining the existence of a threat to the peace or an act of aggression. It calls upon the parties to a dispute to settle it peacefully and recommends methods of adjustment or terms of settlement. In some cases, the Security Council can resort to imposing sanctions or even authorize the use of force to maintain or restore international peace and security.
International Court of Justice
The Court’s role is to settle, in accordance with international law, legal disputes submitted to it by States and to give advisory opinions on legal questions referred to it by authorized United Nations organs and specialized agencies. See the Statute of the International Court of Justice here.
In 2006, the prosecutors at the time accused top officials within the government of Iran for being involved with the attacks. Argentina is demanding justice, and has filed legal proceedings against Iran regarding its involvement in the Israeli Embassy and AMIA bombing. Iran refutes all accusations.