Seventy-Third Session of the General Assembly

First Committee: Disarmament and International Security

Press Releases, Draft Resolutions, Statements, Secretary-General’s Reports, and Side Events

Press Releases

 

Meetings Coverage

 

Draft Resolutions tabled at the First Committee

A/C.1/73/L.1 Establishment of a nuclear-weapon-free zone in the region of the Middle East
A/C.1/73/L.2 The risk of nuclear proliferation in the Middle East
A/C.1/73/L.3 Prevention of an arms race in outer space
A/C.1/73/L.4 Conclusion of effective international arrangements to assure
non nuclear-weapon States against the use or threat of use of nuclear weapons
A/C.1/73/L.5 General and complete disarmament: Regional disarmament
A/C.1/73/L.6 General and complete disarmament: Conventional arms control at the regional and subregional levels
A/C.1/72/L.7 General and complete disarmament: Confidence-building measures in the regional and subregional context
A/C.1/72/L.10 General and complete disarmament: Missiles
A/C.1/72/L.11 General and complete disarmament: Relationship between disarmament and development
A/C.1/72/L.12 General and complete disarmament: Effects of the use of armaments and ammunitions containing depleted uranium
A/C.1/72/L.13 General and complete disarmament: Observance of environmental norms in the drafting and implementation of agreements on disarmament and arms control
A/C.1/72/L.14 General and complete disarmament: Follow-up to the 2013 high-level meeting of the General Assembly on nuclear disarmament
A/C.1/72/L.15 General and complete disarmament: Promotion of multilateralism in the area of disarmament and non-proliferation
A/C.1/72/L.16 General and complete disarmament: Convening of the fourth special session of the General Assembly devoted to disarmament
A/C.1/72/L.17 General and complete disarmament: Measures to uphold the authority of the 1925 Geneva Protocol
A/C.1/72/L.18 Review and implementation of the Concluding Document of the Twelfth Special Session of the General Assembly: United Nations regional centres for peace and disarmament
A/C.1/72/L.19 General and complete disarmament: Mongolia’s international security and nuclear-weapons-free status
A/C.1/72/L.21 General and complete disarmament: Women, disarmament, non-proliferation and arms control
A/C.1/72/L.22
A/C.1/72/L.22/Rev.1
Decision
Convening a conference on the establishment of a Middle East zone
free of nuclear weapons and other weapons of mass destruction
A/C.1/72/L.23 General and complete disarmament: Humanitarian consequences of nuclear weapons
A/C.1/72/L.25 General and complete disarmament: The Hague Code of Conduct against Ballistic Missile Proliferation
A/C.1/72/L.26 Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty
A/C.1/72/L.27 Developments in the field of information and telecommunications in the context of international security
A/C.1/72/L.28 Nuclear disarmament
A/C.1/72/L.29 Information on confidence-building measures in the field of conventional arms
A/C.1/72/L.30 Strengthening of security and cooperation in the Mediterranean region
A/C.1/72/L.31 Nuclear disarmament verification
A/C.1/72/L.32 Assistance to States for curbing the illicit traffic in small arms and light weapons and collecting them
A/C.1/72/L.33 African Nuclear-Weapon-Free Zone Treaty
A/C.1/72/L.34 Review and implementation of the Concluding Document of the Twelfth Special Session of the General Assembly: United Nations Regional Centre for Peace and Disarmament in Africa
A/C.1/72/L.35 General and complete disarmament: Consolidation of peace through practical disarmament measures
A/C.1/72/L.36 Review of the implementation of the recommendations and decisions adopted by the General Assembly at its tenth special session: Report of the Disarmament Commission
A/C.1/72/L.38 Review and implementation of the Concluding Document of
the Twelfth Special Session of the General Assembly: United Nations Regional Centre for Peace and Disarmament in Asia and the Pacific
A/C.1/72/L.40 Review of the implementation of the recommendations and decisions adopted by the General Assembly at its tenth special session: Report of the Conference on Disarmament
A/C.1/72/L.41 Review and implementation of the Concluding Document of the Twelfth Special Session of the General Assembly: United Nations disarmament fellowship, training and advisory services
A/C.1/72/L.42 General and complete disarmament: Measures to prevent terrorists from acquiring weapons of mass destruction
A/C.1/72/L.43 General and complete disarmament: Reducing nuclear danger
A/C.1/72/L.44 Review and implementation of the Concluding Document of the Twelfth Special Session of the General Assembly:Convention on the Prohibition of the Use of Nuclear Weapons
A/C.1/72/L.45 Review and implementation of the Concluding Document of the Twelfth Special Session of the General Assembly: United Nations Disarmament Information Programme
A/C.1/72/L.47 Maintenance of international security — good-neighbourliness, stability and development in South-Eastern Europe
A/C.1/72/L.48 General and complete disarmament: Treaty on a Nuclear-Weapon-Free Zone in Central Asia
A/C.1/72/L.49 General and complete disarmament: Disarmament and non-proliferation education
A/C.1/72/L.50 Prevention of an arms race in outer space: Further practical measures for the prevention of an arms race in outer space
A/C.1/72/L.51 Prevention of an arms race in outer space: No first placement of weapons in outer space
A/C.1/72/L.52 General and complete disarmament: Decreasing the operational readiness of nuclear weapons systems
A/C.1/72/L.53 General and complete disarmament: Implementation of the Convention on the Prohibition of the Use, Stockpiling, Production and Transfer of Anti-Personnel Mines and on Their Destruction
A/C.1/72/L.54 General and complete disarmament: United action with renewed
determination towards the total elimination of nuclear weapons
A/C.1/72/L.56 General and complete disarmament:United Nations Regional Centre for Peace, Disarmament and
Development in Latin America and the Caribbean
A/C.1/72/L.57 Follow-up to the advisory opinion of the International Court of Justice on the legality of the threat or use of nuclear weapons
A/C.1/72/L.58 Treaty banning the production of fissile material for nuclear weapons or other nuclear explosive devices
A/C.1/72/L.59 Preventing the acquisition by terrorists of radioactive sources
A/C.1/72/L.60 Countering the threat posed by improvised explosive devices
A/C.1/72/L.61 Thirty-fifth anniversary of the United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research
A/C.1/72/L.62 Ethical imperatives for a nuclear-weapon-free world
A/C.1/72/L.63 The illicit trade in small arms and light weapons in all its aspects
A/C.1/72/L.64 Towards a nuclear-weapon-free world: accelerating the implementation of nuclear disarmament commitments
A/C.1/72/L.65 Role of science and technology in the context of international security and disarmament
A/C.1/72/L.66 Fourth Conference of Nuclear-Weapon-Free Zones and Mongolia, 2020
A/C.1/72/L.67 Convention on Prohibitions or Restrictions on the Use of Certain Conventional Weapons Which May Be Deemed to Be Excessively
Injurious or to Have Indiscriminate Effects

 

Reports of the Advisory Committee on Administrative and Budgetary Questions from the Fifth Committee

Forthcoming

 

Note by the Secretary-General

A/73/91 Measures to uphold the authority of the 1925 Geneva Protocol
A/73/97 Note by the SG transmitting the annual report of the OPCW
A/73/111 Note by the SG transmitting the annual report of the CTBO

 

Resolutions adopted by the 72th Session of the General Assembly

Forthcoming

 

High Representative Statements

17 October 2018

16 October 2018

10 October 2018

9 October 2018

 

Other Statements

X October 2018

  • Forthcoming

 

Countries, Groups and Organisations’ Statements

General Debate

Thematic Debate on Other Weapons of Mass Destruction

Thematic Debate on Conventional Weapons

Thematic Debate on Regional Disarmament and Security

Civil Society and NGO Presentations

Forthcoming

 

Secretary-General’s Reports (See also Late Submissions)

A/73/91 Measure to uphold the authority of the 1925 Geneva Protocol
A/73/92 Observance of environmental norms in the drafting and implementation of agreements on disarmament and arms control
A/73/94 Strengthening of security and cooperation in the Mediterranean region
A/73/95 Promotion of multilateralism in the area of disarmament and non-proliferation
A/73/96 Confidence-building measures in the regional and subregional context
A/73/97 Note by the SG transmitting the annual report of the OPCW
A/73/99 Effects of the use of armaments and ammunitions containing depleted uranium
A/73/111 Note by the SG transmitting the annual report of the CTBO
A/73/112 Measures to prevent terrorists from acquiring weapons of mass destruction
A/73/113 United Nations disarmament fellowship, training and advisory services programme
A/73/114 Conventional arms control at the regional and sub regional levels
A/73/115 Women, disarmament, non-proliferation and arms control
A/73/116 Consolidated report on:
– Nuclear disarmament
– Follow-up to the advisory opinion of the International Court of Justice on the legality of the threat or use of nuclear weapons
– Reducing nuclear danger
A/73/117 Relationship between disarmament and development
A/73/118 Universal declaration on the achievement of a nuclear-weapon-free world
A/73/119 Disarmament and non-proliferation education
A/73/120 United Nations Disarmament Information Programme
A/73/122 Follow-up to the 2013 high-level meeting of the General Assembly on nuclear disarmament
A/73/126 United Nations Regional Centre for Peace and Disarmament in Asia and the Pacific
A/73/127 United Nations Regional Centre for Peace, Disarmament and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean
A/73/151 United Nations Regional Centre for Peace and Disarmament in Africa
A/73/154 Objective information on military matters, including transparency of military expenditures
A/73/156 Countering the threat posed by improvised explosive devices
A/73/159 High-level expert preparatory group report on the Treaty banning the production of fissile material for nuclear weapons or nuclear explosive devices
A/73/168 Consolidated report on:
– The illicit trade in small arms and light weapons in all its aspects;
– Assistance to States for curbing the illicit traffic in small arms and light weapons and collecting them; and
– Consolidation of peace through practical disarmament
A/73/177 Current developments in science and technology and their potential impact on international security and disarmament efforts
A/73/182
( Part I )
( Part II )
Establishment of a nuclear-weapon-free zone in the region of the Middle East
A/73/185 Transparency in armaments – UNROCA
A/73/202 Mongolia’s international security and nuclear-weapon-free status
A/73/256 UNIDIR
A/73/259 Advisory Board on Disarmament Matters
A/73/284 Thirty-Fifth Anniversary of the United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research

Late Submission (To Secretary-General’s Report)  

Forthcoming

Rapporteur’s Reports of the First Committee

Forthcoming