PeaceWomen monitors the work of the General Assembly primarily during its General Debate in September of each year, as well as during the meetings of the Third Committee, Social, Humanitarian and Cultural.
Tuesday September 18, 2012, marked the opening of the 67th session of the General Assembly. The General Debate took place between September 25 -October 1 under the official theme ”Bringing about adjustment or settlement of international disputes or situations by peaceful means”. The debate was moderated by Vuk Jeremić of Serbia, President of the 67th session of the General Assembly.
As usual, Peace Women monitored all statements made in the debate for references to gender and Women, Peace and Security. See Gender Index, statements and extracts here >>
For statements and extracts on disarmament during the General Debate of the 67th, visit Reaching Critical Will page>>
We have also gathered basic documents and reports, outcome documents as well as summaries of relevant parallel events. For more information on this, please click on our 67th session section.
Relevant extracts and government statements from previous debates can be found online by country and theme.
For other relevant information on the GA see UN’s General Assembly webpage.