Model United Nations is a simulation of a United Nations conference for students from 16 to 21 years old. Participants take on the role of a delegate representing their country's point of view. The debate is moderated by the Secretariat, which also consists of students.
The conference's official language is English, which helps in raising awareness of international issues, improving oratorical skills and integrating with peers who share similar interests.
United Nations Security Council
Topic: The Western Sahara Conflict
Presidency: Weronika Grzybczyk, Benjamin Seifert
Disarmament and International Security Committee
Topic: Combating the issue of arms trafficking.
Presiding Chairs: Natalia Nowak, Marta Grzybczyk
Economic and Financial Affairs Council
Topic: The question of potential economic and financial instability resulting from Brexit.
Presiding Chairs: Julius Richardson, Maksymilian Łudziński
Human Rights Council
Topic: Addressing the deterioration in Human Rights in authoritarian countries
Presiding Chairs: Julian Kulikowski, Paulina Rokosz
World Health Organization
Topic: Sexually transmitted diseases: policies and principles for prevention and care.
Presiding Chairs: Paulina Maria Wasiluk, Agnieszka Gryz
United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime
Topic: The opium production in the regions of the Golden Crescent and the Golden Triangle as a threat to the stability of Europe and Asia.
Presiding Chairs: Paweł Tarnowski, Olga Ślusarz
Historical Security Council
Topic: Resolving the issue of the ongoing war crisis in Vietnam (1970)
Presidency: Kacper Szpejna, Karolina Barańska
Special Political and Decolonisation Committee
Topic: Addressing the present decolonization questions for the maximum benefit of the Non-Self-Governing Territories.
Presidency: Natalia Matuszczyk, Zuzanna Borowska
North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Topic: Improvement of the joint NATO and African Union relations
Presiding Chairs: Stefan Cichowski, Hanna Karwowska
Being the first MUN conference in Silesia, we have lots of experience on how to properly organize such an event. With the third edition coming in March, we promise that you will experience an event like no other. We simply cannot wait for you to come to Katowice and see for yourself!
See you in March!
Katowice Model United Nations will be held between the 7th and 9th of March.
Venue - Silesian Museum (Katowice, Dobrowolskiego 1)
Social Event location - Królestwo (Katowice, im. gen. Jerzego Ziętka 1)
Payment information: Payment via mymun.com
Make sure to familiarise yourself with these documents before arriving, so as to enjoy the conference to its fullest!
Parental Permission form for delegates under 18 (take these with you to the conference!)- not yet available
Furthermore, please make sure you are part of your committee’s Facebook group, which should be provided by your Chairs on MyMUN (if you do not use Facebook, please do not hesitate to contact your Chairs on MyMUN to obtain all necessary documents and information).
Silesian Museum Location
Social Event Location
8:00 - 8:45
9:00 - 10:00
10:00 - 10:15
10:15 - 11:45
11:45 - 12:00
12:00 - 13:30
13:30 - 14:15
14:15 - 16:00
16:00 - 16:10
16:10 - 18:00
9:30 - 11:30
11:30 - 12:00
12:00 - 14:00
14:00 - 14:45
14:45 - 16:30
16:30 - 16:45
16:45 - 18:00
10:30 - 11:40
11:40 - 11:55
11:55 - 13:00
13:00 - 13:45
13:45 - 14:45
If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact us via e-mail or directly through Facebook/MyMUN. We are here to help!
Zofia Matuszczyk - Secretary-General
Dawid Plona - Under Secretary-General for Participant Affairs
Sponsors and Patrons
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