Disarmament and International Security Committee (DISEC)


Ilse Huppertz

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Committee: Disarmament and International Security Committee Topic: The South China Sea Country: Canada

The South China Sea is an important shipping route and expectations are that the islands within it have reserves of natural resources. Several countries have made a claim on parts of the South China sea and some of the islands, most importantly the Paracels and the Spratlys.

Addressing these disputes now is essential to avoid an escalation of the conflict, which would threaten international peace and trade. Canada is deeply concerned about these regional conflicts and believes that countries should comply to the ru...

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