PORGMUN 2016 | Prague 2016-04-07 | 2016-04-07 | mymun
Conference
Prague, Czechia
Apr 7 - Apr 10, 2016

€30.00 for delegates

246 delegates expected
High School Students
Applications

Chairs

Feb 3, 2016 - Apr 5, 2016

Delegates

Dec 9, 2015 - Apr 3, 2016

Head Delegates

Dec 9, 2015 - Mar 13, 2016

Faculty Advisor

Dec 9, 2015 - Mar 13, 2016

PORGMUN 2016

PORGMUN is a four-day conference simulating the real United Nations, its structure and modus operandi. This year’s conference will be hosting eleven committees, including the Security Council and the International Court of Justice, each with its own topics and themes. As a delegate, you will represent your country’s stance and opinions in the debates.

Committees

Committee on Drugs and Crime (UNODC)
Committee on Drugs and Crime (UNODC)
Size

26 Spots

Topics

Reducing the power of the drug lords and gangs and eliminating the negative social phenonemons appearing with drug trafficking and drug use

Establishing unified counter-terrorism procedures in the aftermath of the recent terrorist attacks on UN member states

Disarmament and International Security Committee (DIS)
Disarmament and International Security Committee (DIS)
Size

26 Spots

Topics

Resolving the South China sea dispute

Establishing an Ethical Legal Framework for Fully Autonomous Weapon Systems (a.k.a. Killer Robots)

Economic and Social Committee (ECOSOC)
Economic and Social Committee (ECOSOC)
Size

26 Spots

Topics

Securing basic healthcare, water and food supplies for North African countries in conflict

Tackling the Proliferation of Curable Diseases in Regions Suffering from Poverty

Environment Committee (EC)
Environment Committee (EC)
Size

26 Spots

Topics

Protection of the Arctic

Supporting the Basic Energy Needs of Developing Countries Through Sustainable Energy

Financial and Economic Committee (ECOFIN)
Financial and Economic Committee (ECOFIN)
Size

26 Spots

Topics

Complementing Official Development Aid (ODA) by Innovative Financing for Development

Reducing the Volatility of Crop Prices as a Means of Improving Food Security

Gender Equality Committee (GEC)
Gender Equality Committee (GEC)
Size

26 Spots

Topics

Women’s Participation in Governance with a Focus on Peace Talks and Post-conflict Governance

Achieving Equality in Education Opportunities and Labour Market Participation

Historical Security Council (HSC)
Historical Security Council (HSC)
Size

11 Spots

Topic

The Distribution of Power and Maintaining Peace in Autumn of 1956

Human Rights Committee (HRC)
Human Rights Committee (HRC)
Size

26 Spots

Topics

Identifying and Combatting Institutional Racism

Are we losing grasp of our personal data? The Right To Be Forgotten in the Digital Era

Human Trafficking Committee (HTC)
Human Trafficking Committee (HTC)
Size

26 Spots

Topics

Establishing and International Pact to Prevent Organ, Tissues, and Cells (OTC) Trafficking

Will be specified

International Court of Justice (ICJ)
International Court of Justice (ICJ)
Size

12 Spots

Topics

Law of Armed Conflicts (Humanitarian Law)

Diplomatic Law

Terrorism and the Principle of Universal Jurisdiction

Security Council
Security Council
Size

15 Spots

Topic

Resolving the conflict in Syria and Iraq on an International Level

Organizers