MODEL UNITED NATIONS
QSI MUN SARAJEVO
Model United Nations, also known as Model UN or MUN, is an extracurricular activity in which students typically role-play delegates to the United Nations and simulate UN committees. This activity takes place at MUN conferences.
If you are interested in joining QSI's MUN program, please register at the link below.
BratMUN - Bratislava, Slovakia - October 18-23, 2017
Bratislava Model United Nations (BratMUN) is a UN simulation annually taking place in Bratislava. Just as during any other MUN conference, secondary school students from all around the world are given the opportunity to serve as delegates for various countries and thus develop their skills of diplomacy, debate and collaboration through discussion about issues of global significance.
Conference Fee: 80 Euro
JCUMUN - Rome, Italy - February 7-11, 2018
This conference is held at the American University of John Cabot, in Rome, Italy. JCU MUN welcomes high school and college students to the world of debate and international diplomacy involved in Model United Nations. For John Cabot University and the JCU MUN Society it is an honor and a pleasure to host the Eighth edition of JCU MUN on February 8-10 2018 in Rome. Inspired by last year's success, the 2018 conference will offer three committees: participants will debate nuclear proliferation in the Korean peninsula in the Security Council, humanitarian crises in failed states in the Human Rights Committee and the income gap between rich and poor within developed and developing countries in the ECOFIN committee. Not only will delegates develop and expand their knowledge of the specific topics and the UN structure, but they also will significantly enhance their public speaking, academic writing style and formatting, leadership, team working, and negotiating skills.
Who: ‘Mature’ 12/13yo & S1-S4
Delegation: 6 students
Conference Fee: 65 Euro*
*Cost includes bags, pens, notebooks, t-shirt, lunch on Friday and Saturday, coffee, snacks, and more
Transportation/Accomodation: Flight: 250 Euro / Hotel 150 Euro
Register: Must submit interest and deposit by end of November, early December. (ASA will have priority)
22nd Environmental Summit: Click Here and Here.
Paris Agreement(went into effect Nov. 2016)
Paris Agreement signatures
Kyoto Protocol: Click Here
Opening Speech for the 22nd Conference 2016 in Marrakech
Climate Change's affect on health from the WHO
World Health Organization Report for Cambodia
Cambodia: Paris Agreement 2015 Action Plan
Cambodia's Official Climate Policies
Amina: United Kingdom
UK Climate Action Plan 2016
UK domestic programme
UK Committee on Climate Change
Disarmament & International Security: Many links - Click Here
More info here: JCU MUN
MUNiM - Mostar, Bosnia & Herzegovina - March 23-26, 2017
MUNiM Model United Nations Conference hosted by the United World College in Mostar. The conference will take place March 23rd through 26th, 2017, in Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Our conference seeks to extend the mission of United World College to promote peace and understanding through education, debate, and discussion.
We are hard at work preparing our conference to ensure that the standard of this conference and our commitment to the delegates is of the highest quality. This year’s conference has a general theme “Tipping Points in International Politics” promoting critical thinking along high tension issues. This theme will be promoted in 6 different councils: Security Council, World Trade Organization, Historical (focusing on the Conference of Berlin), Environmental, European Union, and Human Rights. Each council will be run by specially trained student chairs that will help to shape the flow of the debate and provide useful insight and feedback for delegates. Each council will cover a multitude of topics related to the general theme and present day situations designed to test the delegates’ abilities to articulate arguments, expand their perspective on global affairs, and gain experience in negotiation and collaboration.
More info here: http://www.munim.org/
Deadline to register is January 31, 2017.
Each Delegate must register online by filling out the form.
Conference Fee: 30 Euro (includes conference, hostel, breakfast, lunch and dinner)
Additional cost: Advisor Fee and Transportation
SCIMUN - Shekou, China. March 16-18, 2017
This is the first QSI student-led MUN Conference, located just across from Hong Kong on the mainland in Shekou, China. It will be holding its second annual conference this year. It began with QSI Graduate, Mark Shen, and Advisor, Kyle Mims. It hopes to continue to grow and encourages schools from southern China and the region, as well as other QSI schools internationally to attend. This year, QSI Senior, Nishant Aswani will be Secretary General.
More info here: http://scimun.net/
BIMUN - Belgrade, Serbia. March 23-26, 2017
The United Nations Association of Serbia (www.unaserbia.rs) has been organizing, international conference „Belgrade International Model UN – BIMUN Junior“, a simulation of the work of the UN bodies, since 2012.
What sets BIMUN apart is the high level of knowledge gained, modeling with firm rules of procedure based upon the real working procedures of UN bodies, as well as the very current issues that are covered. Emphasis is placed on the preparation period for participants and realistic simulation.
The project team is consisted of successful high school students, best participants from previous BIMUN conferences. During the several month-long preparation period, the team participates in all the aspects of planning and organizing a project. When the conference is finished, best participants work on the BIMUN Plus – a research project. In that sense, BIMUN remains a whole-year activity, a process where a large number of successful young people participates, gaining new knowledge and experience, in a fun and interactive way, in accordance with contemporary educational principles.
Belgrade International Model United Nations – BIMUN Junior 2017 (23 – 26 March 2017) is the fifth annual international youth conference simulating the work of UN bodies on the following topics:
* SECURITY COUNCIL: The Situation in Nigeria - the threat of Boko Haram
* GENERAL ASSEMBLY: Plan for preventing violent extremism
* HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL: The Migrant crisis
Find More Info Here: http://www.bimun-unaserbia.org
CEESA MUN - Bucharest, Romania - April 27-30
List of possible European Conferences
Warsaw Model United Nations (WawMUN)10/13/201610/15/2016WarsawPolandWarsaw Model United Nations (WawMUN)http://wawmun.com/
Deutsche Schule Athen Model United Nations (DSAMUN)10/21/201610/23/2016AthensGreeceDeutsche Schule Athen Model United Nations (DSAMUN)http://www.dsamun.gr/#
Royal Russell School Model United Nations (RRSMUN)10/22/201610/25/2016CroydonUnited KingdomRoyal Russell School Model United Nations (RRSMUN)http://mun.royalrussell.co.uk/#
Stettin Model United Nations (StetiMUN)11/3/201611/5/2016SzczecinPoland
Bratislava Model United Nations (BratMUN)11/4/201611/6/2016BratislavaSlovakia
Model United Nations of the International School of the Hague (MUNISH)11/4/201611/6/2016The HagueNetherlandsModel United Nations of the International School of the Hague (MUNISH)http://www.munish.nl/#
Model United Nations of Munich (MUNO)11/8/201611/11/2016MunichGermanyModel United Nations of Munich (MUNO)http://www.munom.eu/#
Yaroslavl International Model UN (YarIMUN)11/9/201611/11/2016YaroslavlRussiaYaroslavl International Model UN (YarIMUN)http://yarmun.ru/
Iberian Model United Nations (IMUN)11/10/201611/12/2016LisbonPortugal
Espergærde Gymnasium Model United Nations (EGMUN)11/16/201611/20/2016EspergærdeDenmarkEspergærde Gymnasium Model United Nations (EGMUN)http://egmun.org/#
Leiden Model United Nations (LEMUN)11/18/201611/20/2016LeidenNetherlandsLeiden Model United Nations (LEMUN)http://www.lemun.org/#
Karlsruhe Model United Nations11/18/201611/20/2016KarlsruheGermany
Yale Model Government Europe (YMGE)11/24/201611/27/2016BudapestHungaryYale Model Government Europe (YMGE)
Costeas Geitonas School Model United Nations (CGSMUN)12/9/201612/11/2016AthensGreeceCosteas Geitonas School Model United Nations (CGSMUN)http://www.cgsmun.gr/#
Silesian Model United Nations (SILMUN)TBATBAOpolePolandSilesian Model United Nations (SILMUN)http://silmun.com.pl/
International Lyon Model United Nations (ILYMUN)1/12/20171/14/2017LyonFrance
Manchester High School for Girls (MUNHIGH)1/28/20171/29/2017ManchesterUnited Kingdom
The Hague International Model United Nations Conference1/29/20172/3/2017The HagueNetherlands
Model United Nations of Nyborg (MUNNY)2/1/20172/5/2017NyborgDenmark
Anatolia College Model United Nations (ACMUN)2/10/20172/12/2017ThessalonikiGreece
Platon School Model United Nations (PS-MUN)3/3/173/5/17AthensGreece
Bremen International Model United Nations (BRIMUN)3/11/20173/12/17BremenGermany
SEK Model United Nations Conference (SEKMUN)3/14/20173/16/2017MadridSpain
St. Petersburg International Model United Nations (SPIMUN)3/26/20173/29/2017St. PetersburgRussia
Haarlem Model United Nations Conference (HMUN)3/31/20174/2/2017HaarlemNetherlands
CIA: World Fact Book
Pros and Cons of Controversial Issues
Access World News (get username and password from Mr. Mims)
International Debate Education Association
World Affairs Councils
United Nations 4 MUN
United Nations Cyber School Bus (great for younger ages)
Online Model United Nations (THIMUN)