UNA Slovenia Youth Section – The first Model United Nations Slovenia Club simulation

MUNSC February 2013The first simulation of Model United Nations Slovenia Club (MUNSC) was held from 14 February 2013 on, on the topic of Nuclear Disarmament in the Middle East and Asia. In addition to the members of MUNSC, students from the Faculty of Law were invited. These students study the work of United Nations with their mentor Dr. Vasilka Sancin. 28 delegates and 2 Chairpersons of the Security Council participated in the simulation. 

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UNA Spain – C’MUN 2013

CMUNUNA Spain announces the 8th edition of C’MUN, the MUN of Barcelona. After the great success of former editions, C’MUN 2013 is now a reality. The simulation will take place in Barcelona from the 7th to the 10th of May 2013. The participation is open to university students and other interested people from 18 to 30 years old as individuals, pairs or group delegations.  The application deadline is 1 March 2013.

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UNDPI 2013 MUN Workshops Announced

Two Model UN (MUN) Workshops are being organized by the United Nations Department of Public Information (UNDPI) this summer. The first will be held from 8–11 July 2013 in partnership with the United Nations Information Service (UNIS) in Vienna and the United Nations Youth and Student Association of Austria (UNYSA-Austria). The second will be held from 26-29 August 2013 at UN Headquarters in New York. Continue reading

UNYA Romania – BISMUN 2013

News_BISMUN_LogoThe Bucharest International Student Model United Nations 2013 Conference will take place at the Palace of Parliament, in Bucharest, Romania, from 20 to 25 March 2013 bringing together approximately 230 participants both from Romania and abroad. The theme of the conference will be “Reshaping diplomacy in a world of continuous change” chosen because of the importance of diplomacy in the social, economic and political development of the 21st century.

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UNYA Germany – MaMUN 2013

MaMUN 2013Following the great success of the last edition, Model United Nations Mannheim e.V. announces the 4th session of MaMUN. MaMUN 2013 will take place from 12 (Friday) to 14 April (Sunday) 2013 at the University of Mannheim, Germany, which is located in the city’s Baroque palace.

About 120 delegates from Europe and all over the world will get the opportunity to conduct work on the following topics which promise thrilling debates and heated discussions:

– Security Council: Water Scarcity and its Relation to Conflict

– ECOSOC: The Situation in Afghanistan after the Withdrawal of Foreign Troops

– Human Rights Council: Securing the Rights of Indigenous People

– The League of Arab States: Reform of the Charter of the Arab League

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UNA Russia Tyumen Youth Section – Tyumen MUN for High-School Students

Security Council, Tyumen MUN for High-School Students, 2011

Security Council, Tyumen MUN for High-School Students, 2011

It is very important to provide the youth with the opportunity to express their opinions on and suggest solutions to global issues. Model UN is one of the key global projects that allow minors to learn more about international relations and world politics, and additionally, to let their voices to be heard.

On November 1-3, the IV Tyumen International Model UN for High-School Students will be held in the center of Siberia and will gather 150 young people from different Russian cities. The main topics are the same as those currently discussed in the UN Headquarters: the situation in Syria (Russian-speaking Security Council), China-Japan Relations (English-speaking Security Council), and Language Diversity (UNESCO, Russian and English languages). The Futuristic Security Council will challenge the armed conflict between Israel and Iran in December 2012. The delegates have to work in crisis conditions, and the world community will expect the Security Council to resolve the conflict as soon as possible.

The Tyumen Model UN Department of Information will cover all events both in Russian and English on Facebook, Vkontakte, Tumblr, www.tmun.utmn.ru. Follow all the news and wish our delegates good luck!

The gallery of previous events by Tyumen Youth Section: http://vk.com/albums-5717259

 

UNYANET@UNDPI MUN Workshop 2012, New York

Michael Klampfl will be representing UNYANET at the upcoming UNDPI MUN Workshop 2012 in New York. We established a “live” coverage of the event in order to share his experiences with as many people as possible. Michael will regularly post news and pictures on our just establisedh tumblr-page. To get the news as soon as possible, you can follow the tumblr-page or follow our Twitter-client.

We are always looking for members who want to share their impressions of ongoing events like Model United Nations, workshops, seminars, penal discussions etc. If you are attending such an event, let us know be sending us an mail.