Second General Assembly: Ecocomics and Finance
About the Committee
The Economic and Financial committee, the Second Committee of the General Assembly, focuses on global finance and economics. It deals with issues relating to economic growth and development such as macroeconomic policy questions (including international trade, international financial system, external debt sustainability and commodities), financing for development, sustainable development, human settlements, poverty eradication, globalization and interdependence, operational activities for development, and information and communication technologies for development.
1. International patenting and ease of access to patented drugs in developing nations.
2. The prioritization of trading with developing nations.
Keny Arcangeli & Jo Guo