General Assembly Regional Committee - African Group 1
About this Committee
The African Group has 54 members (28% of all UN members), and is
thus the largest regional group by number of member states. It is the only regional group that has a territory that coincides with the traditional continent of which its name originates. The African Group has 3 seats on the Security Council, all non-permanent. The Group also has 14 seats on the United Nations Economic and Social Council and 13 seats on the United Nations Human Rights Council.
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