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Ms. Jasmin J. Rodriguez

Ms. Jasmin J. Rodriguez

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Attaché, Third Committee
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The THIRD COMMITTEE (Social, Humanitarian and Cultural) deals with agenda items relating to a range of social, humanitarian affairs and human rights issues that affect people all over the world. The Committee also discusses questions relating to the advancement of women, the protection of children, indigenous issues, the treatment of refugees, the promotion of fundamental freedoms through the elimination of racism and racial discrimination, and the right to self- determination. In addition, the Committee addresses important social development questions such as issues related to youth, family, ageing, persons with disabilities, crime prevention, criminal justice, and international drug control. The Committee considers 57 resolutions at the seventy-second session of the General Assembly.