GA3- Social, Humanitarian and Cultural Committee (SOCHUM)



Agenda Item: The issue of racial segregation with main focus on the United States Civil Rights Movement

Year: 1957

SOCHUM Study Guide

(Harvard Rules of Procedure)

The General Assembly allocates to the Third Committee, agenda items relating to a range of social, humanitarian affairs and human rights issues that affect people all over the world.

The US Civil Rights Movement was a collection of various major campaigns of civil resistance. It started in 1954 and includes campaigns such as the Montgomery Bus Boycott and other acts of civil disobedience. The delegates are expected to find a solution to the global racial segregation issues, with the main focus being the US Civil Rights Movement.