High School General Assembly Second Committee A


Gavin Bennett

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Country: Kingdom of Bhutan

Committee: General Assembly Second Committee A

Topic: Food Security, Nutrition and Agricultural Development

Delegate: Gavin Bennett


The topics presented before the WIMUN body under the General Assembly Second Committee A are: food security, nutrition and agricultural development. This committee has a plethora of issues that are captivating and most importantly, relevant and critical in the modern era and for future generations. It is known that these topics give way to issues such as poverty, hunger, global warming, food insecurity and deforestation, which lead to socio-economic decay globally. These issues pose a threat to the U.N and the world’s goals to be a cohesive community, as well as sustainable development.

According to the 2018 Global Report on Food Crises, an estimated 124 million people in 51 countries are currently facing food insecurity, an increase of 15% from the previous year’s report.[1] Despite the efforts that the United Nations has made in order to curtail this issue such as the Sustainable Development Program and the Zero Hunger Goal from the World...