PORGMUN 2017 | Prague 2017-04-06 | 2017-04-06 | mymun

Conference

Prague, Czech Republic
Apr 6 - Apr 9, 2017

€30.00 for delegates

216 delegates expected
High School Students

Applications

Delegates

Dec 1, 2016 - Mar 31, 2017

Head Delegates

Dec 1, 2016 - Mar 31, 2017

Faculty Advisor

Dec 1, 2016 - Mar 31, 2017

PORGMUN 2017

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, the African Union 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.

Ratings

PORGMUN 2016

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4.11

Committees

World Health Organisation (WHO)

World Health Organisation (WHO)

Size

23 Spots

Topics

Creating universal morality guidelines for research in the field of genetic modification of human embryos.

Assuring womens' health by globally promoting safe abortion procedures in cases of involuntary pregnancies arising from sexual violence.

Legal Committee (LC)

Legal Committee (LC)

Size

23 Spots

Topics

R2P: Responsibility to Protect – the Past and the Future of International Efforts to Prevent Mass Atrocities.

Overcoming the Deadlock in Defining and Combating International Terrorism.

Sustainable Development Committee (SDC)

Sustainable Development Committee (SDC)

Size

24 Spots

Topics

Sustainable agricultural and agronomic innovation for food self-sufficiency of LDCs.

Personal transportation as a significant contributor to climate change: the strive for more affordable and efficient alternatives.

Human Rights Council (HRC)

Human Rights Council (HRC)

Size

20 Spots

Topics

Debating on freedom of religious expression in nations affected by terror attacks and/or threats.

Resolving cultural and logistical obstacles to contraceptives: promoting social and economic rights of women.

Special Political and Decolonization Committee (SPDC)

Special Political and Decolonization Committee (SPDC)

Size

20 Spots

Topics

Kurdistan: solving the issue of the largest nation without a sovereign territory.

The future of refugees: the question of assimilation versus repatriation.

Security Council (SC)

Security Council (SC)

Size

15 Spots

Topic

Settling the South China Sea Dispute

Historical Security Council (HSC)

Historical Security Council (HSC)

Size

15 Spots

Topic

Cuban Missile Crisis: mediating a sustainable and mutually beneficial approach to protect peace and security

African Union (AU)

African Union (AU)

Size

21 Spots

Topics

Strengthening African states by regionally shifting towards an export-based industrial economy, focusing specifically on disadvantaged land-... Read all

Political crisis in Burundi: establishing a redistribution system for regional migrants and providing them with a social safety net.

Special Conference on Energetics (SCE)

Special Conference on Energetics (SCE)

Size

20 Spots

Topics

Carbon offsetting and other innovative methods of reducing emissions while staying competitive.

Resource entitlement: defining the minimum environmental and financial conditions of fossil fuel exploitation by transnational corporations.

Drugs and Crime Committee (DCC)

Drugs and Crime Committee (DCC)

Size

23 Spots

Topics

Reevaluating the war on drugs and updating international legislation on illegal substances.

Transparent ownership one year after the Panama papers.

International Court of Justice (ICJ)

International Court of Justice (ICJ)

Size

12 Spots

Topic

Three cases from different branches of international law (members of the court will take on different roles for each case)

Organizers

Simon OlmerProfile Picture

Simon Olmer
Deputy PGA

Leah KoutnáProfile Picture

Leah Koutná
Head of Registration

Natálie JiráskováProfile Picture

Natálie Jirásková
Student Chief Officer

Barbora LiškováProfile Picture

Barbora Lišková
Head of Registration

Sára DavidováProfile Picture

Sára Davidová
Deputy Secretary-General