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The General Assembly passes resolutions. Its President organises the GA.
The United Nations General Assembly is made up of numerous subsidiary organs, beyond the 192-member sessions which oversee the budget, appoint non-permanent members to the Sec…urity Council, receive reports from other areas of the UNSC and offer recommendations in the form of UNGA Resolutions. There are five categories of subsidiary organ - Committees (Thirty total, six main), commissions (Seven), Boards (Six), Councils and Panels (Five), Working Groups and 'Others'. The main Committees are:- The First Committee: Disarmament and International Security (DISEC) The Second Committee: Economic and Financial (ECOFIN) The Third Committee: Social, Cultural, and Humanitarian (SOCHUM) The Fourth Committee: Special Political and Decolonization (SPECPOL) The Fifth Committee: Administrative and Budgetary The Sixth Committee: Legal. The Commissions Disarmament Commission International Civil Service Commission International Law Commission United Nations Commission on International Trade Law United Nations Conciliation Commission for Palestine United Nations Peacebuilding Commission The Boards Board of Auditors Trade and Development Board United Nations Joint Staff Pension Board Executive Boards Executive Board of the United Nations Children's Fund Executive Board of the United Nations Development Programme and of the United Nations Population Fund Executive Board of the World Food Programme The Councils and Panels Councils Human Rights Council Council of the United Nations University Governing Councils Governing Council of the United Nations Environment Programme Governing Council of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme, UN-Habitat Panel Panel of External Auditors of the United Nations, the Specialized Agencies and the International Atomic Energy Agency Working Groups High-Level Open-Ended Working Group on the Financial Situation of the United Nations Working Group on the Future Operations of the International Research and Training Instatitute for the Advancement of Women Working Group on the Finance of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) Open-Ended Ad Hoc Working Groups Open-Ended Ad Hoc Working Group of the General Assembly on the Integrated and Coordinated Implementation of and Follow-up to the Major United Nations Conferences and Summits in the Economic and Social Fields Open-Ended Working Groups Open-ended Working Group on the Causes of Conflict and the Promotion of Durable Peace and Sustainable Development in Africa Open-ended Working Group on the Question of Equitable Representation on and Increase in the Membership of the Security Council and Other Matters Related to the Security Council Open-ended Working Group to consider the objectives and agenda, including the possible establishment of the preparatory committee, for the fourth special session of the General Assembly devoted to disarmament Other Joint Inspection Unit United Nations Administrative Tribuneral United Nations Open-Ended Informal Consultative Process on Oceans and the Law of the Sea
Every nation has one vote in the general assembly. The main duties of the general assembly are to oversee the budget of the UN, elect members of other UN groups, and make reco…mmendations.
Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit was the 1st woman president of UN General Asssembly. She was the 1st Indian woman and the 1st woman president of the UN General Assembly. She was the Pre…sident for the 8th session. Since then, there have been only 2 women appointed as the President of the UN General Assembly- 1 in the 24th session, and 1 in the 61st session.
192 nations are represented within the United Nations General Assembly. These are all of the member states of the United Nations. The United Nations General Assembly also has …representatives from many International Organizations and Non-governmental Organizations, sitting in as United Nations Observers (UNOs). This includes a non-member state, the Holy See, and entities such as the Palestinian Authority and the Sovereign Military Order of Malta. The General Assembly has also set up several subsidiary Committees, the primary ones are :-The First Committee: Disarmament and International Security (DISEC)The Second Committee: Economic and Financial (ECOFIN)The Third Committee: Social, Cultural, and Humanitarian (SOCHUM)The Fourth Committee: Special Political and Decolonization (SPECPOL)The Fifth Committee: Administrative and BudgetaryThe Sixth Committee: Legal. There are 192 members in the general assembly. 192
The current President of the UN General Assembly is Joseph Deiss of Switzerland, for the year of 2010.
According to Article 9 of the U.N. Charter the general assembly shall consist of all members of the United Nations. Each member may not have more than 5 representatives. At pr…esent General Assembly comprises 193 (one ninety three) members.
There is a particular function of the General Assembly of the UN which allows them to unite for the use of collective forces such as the armed forces in case of emergencies. T…his is known as Uniting for Peace Resolution.
I don't believe there has ever been a set religion for the UNGA...
The 192 member states of the United Nations sit in the General Assembly. See the related question for more detail.
Functions and powers of the General AssemblyAccording to the Charter of the United Nations, the General Assembly may:Consider and make recommendations on the general principle…s of cooperation for maintaining international peace and security, including disarmament;Discuss any question relating to international peace and security and, except where a dispute or situation is currently being discussed by the Security Council, make recommendations on it;Discuss, with the same exception, and make recommendations on any questions within the scope of the Charter or affecting the powers and functions of any organ of the United Nations;Initiate studies and make recommendations to promote international political cooperation, the development and codification of international law, the realization of human rights and fundamental freedoms, and international collaboration in the economic, social, humanitarian, cultural, educational and health fields;Make recommendations for the peaceful settlement of any situation that might impair friendly relations among nations;Receive and consider reports from the Security Council and other United Nations organs;Consider and approve the United Nations budget and establish the financial assessments of Member States;Elect the non-permanent members of the Security Council and the members of other United Nations councils and organs and, on the recommendation of the Security Council, appoint the Secretary-General.
The UN's General Assembly is composed of representatives of all 192 member states, sitting equally, and contingents from numerous observers, including the state of Vatican Cit…y/Holy See, the Palestinian Authority, and many, many international organizations.
The UN does not pass "bills." They pass Resolutions.
Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit of India was the first women president of United Nations General Assembly. She was elected in 1953.
The head, known as the president, of the General Assembly is appointed and is presently (August 2011) Joseph Deiss. This position should not be confused with the Secretary G…eneral, who is the leader of the UN.
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