University General Assembly 3


Jessica-Ann Scott
South Africa

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Name: Jessica-Ann Scott Council: General Assembly 3 Country: Ecuador

Landmines remain a complex, yet pertinent issue amongst the global community. These indiscriminate remnants of war transcend the barriers of warfare, extending into a humanitarian crisis that plagues the lives of civilians across the world, identifying this as an issue of grave international importance. The catastrophic effect of landmines infringes on socio-economic reconstruction and development. Widespread practice of mining agricultural land has lead to malnutrition and starvation, and the persistent presence of landmines present adverse environmental effects. Furthermore, the threat on human safety and human rights violations throug...