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19-23 March 2017 (Conf. A)
9-13 April 2017 (Conf. B)

 

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NMUN•NY Committee Topics and Background Guides

You only need to download background guides for the committees assigned to your country. If you are unsure which ones are relevant, consult the Country/Committee Matrix.

GA ECOSOC Development Human Rights & Humanit. Affairs Peace & Security
 

Committee
2017 Committee Topics
Background Guides
Department of the General Assembly (GA) -  back to top

General Assembly Plenary (GAPlen)

GA Plenary does not meet during the week with its own agenda. It only meets on the last day of the NMUN conference to consider resolutions and reports from appropriate committees.

 

General Assembly First Committee (GA1)

2017 GA1
Background Guide

(available 15 November)

General Assembly Second Committee (GA2)

2017 GA2
Background Guide

(available 15 November)

General Assembly Third Committee (GA3)

2017 GA3
Background Guide

(available 15 November)

High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF)

2017 HLPF
Background Guide

(available 15 November)
Department of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) - back to top

Economic and Social Council Plenary (ECOSOC)

2017 ECOSOC
Background Guide

(available 15 November)

Commission on the Status of Women (CSW)

2017 CSW
Background Guide

(available 15 November)

Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice (CCPCJ)

2017 CCPCJ
Background Guide

(available 15 November)

Commission for Social Development (CSocD)

2017 CSocD
Background Guide

(available 15 November)

Joint UN Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS)

2017 UNAIDS
Background Guide

(available 15 November)
Department of Development -  back to top
United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA)

2017 UNEA
Background Guide

(available 15 November)

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)

2017 UNESCO
Background Guide

(available 15 November)
United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat)

2017 UN-Habitat
Background Guide

(available 15 November)

World Food Programme (WFP)

2017 WFP
Background Guide

(available 15 November)

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

2017 UNDP
Background Guide

(available 15 November)
Department of Human Rights and Humanitarian Affairs - back to top

Human Rights Council (HRC)

2017 HRC
Background Guide

(available 15 November)

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

2017 UNHCR
Background Guide

(available 15 November)

United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)

2017 UNICEF
Background Guide

(available 15 November)

World Health Organization (WHO)

2017 WHO
Background Guide

(available 15 November)

United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII)

2017 UNPFII
Background Guide

(available 15 November)
Department of Peace and Security - back to top

International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)

2017 IAEA
Background Guide

(available 15 November)

Security Council (SC)*

The Security Council may adopt agenda items outside the topics listed here. Assigned delegates should stay abreast of current issues.

2017 SC
Background Guide

(available 15 November)

* Due to high interest, NMUN•NY simulates three Security Councils. One is comprised of schools assigned to the member states on the council (SC-A). The additional security councils (SC-B and SC-C) are by separate application. A school assigned to SC-B or SC-C will be a different country in the rest of the simulation.

Delegate Preparation Guide

NMUN Delegate Prep Guide

All delegates should read the NMUN Delegate Preparation Guide PDF. It's a valuable resource that will provide answers to most of your questions.


Important Dates: We urge you to note the various deadlines for position papers and other conference preparations.


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