High School General Assembly 7
United States of America


Haitian Qiu

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Delegate: Qiu Haitian

School: Xian Gaoxin No.1 Middle School, China

Country: The United States of America

Committee: General Assembly 7

Topic: Rethinking and strengthening social development in the contemporary world

A considerable progress on social development has been made in the past decade. Overall human development levels continued to rise, and the HDI value at the global level rose to 0.702 in 2013. But the international community is still facing serious challenges as there are more than 15 percent of the world’s population still remains vulnerable to multidimensional poverty, economic inequality keeps severe and social protection remains incomplete. As declared in the Copenhagen Declaration, nowadays, social development is still central to the needs and aspirations of people throughout the world and to the responsibilities of Governments and all sectors of civil society.

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