UBIMUN 2017 | Birmingham 2017-01-27 | 2017-01-27 | mymun

Conference

Birmingham, United Kingdom

Jan 27 - Jan 29, 2017

£35.00

200 delegates expected

University Students and High School Students

Applications

Chairs

Sep 12, 2016 - Jan 5, 2017

Delegates

Sep 12, 2016 - Jan 20, 2017

Head Delegates

Sep 12, 2016 - Jan 20, 2017

Faculty Advisor

Sep 12, 2016 - Jan 20, 2017

Observers

Sep 15, 2016 - Jan 14, 2017

This World. Our Future in Debate

This year’s theme puts young people at the centre of political and social debates as we come together to find solutions to global issues. We aim to encourage the future generation of world leaders and contributors of society to get involved in politics and global development. Hopefully, throughout this conference, delegates will realise the importance and consequences of their actions and how they can make a positive impact on the world. Along with this comes the idea that the future should be built through discussion rather than power relations. This can only be done through unity and people coming together and brokering peace/economic deals.

Ratings

UBIMUN 2016

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4.34

Committees

Disarmament and International Security Committee
United Nations Economic and Social Council
United Nations Security Council
United Nations Environment Programme
United Nations Development Programme
United Nations Human Rights Council
Crisis Simulation - Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR)
Crisis Simulation - United States of America (USA)
Crisis Simulation -  Republic of South Africa (RSA)
Crisis Simulation - Republic of Zimbabwe
Crisis Simulation - Republic of Botswana
Crisis Simulation - Republic of Zambia
Disarmament and International Security Committee
United Nations Economic and Social Council
United Nations Security Council
United Nations Environment Programme
United Nations Development Programme
United Nations Human Rights Council
Crisis Simulation - Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR)
Crisis Simulation - United States of America (USA)
Crisis Simulation - Republic of South Africa (RSA)
Crisis Simulation - Republic of Zimbabwe
Crisis Simulation - Republic of Botswana
Crisis Simulation - Republic of Zambia
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Topics

Topic 1: The issue of Nuclear Non-Proliferation.

Topic 2: Discussing the use of and future of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs).

Topics

Topic 1: Tackling global poverty in line with sustainable development.

Topic 2: Achieving gender equality.

Topics

Topic 1: The situation in the South China Sea.

Topic 2: Transnational and internal combatting of modern terrorism.

Topics

Topic 1: Supporting sustainable development and agriculture in LEDCs.

Topic 2: Globalisation and pollution in megacities.

Topics

Topic 1: Improving health care in LEDCs through the enhancement of education and infrastructure.

Topic 2: Securing water resources, accessibility and quality in LEDCs.

Topics

Topic 1: Global Citizenship - rights of migrants and refugees.

Topic 2: The modern parameters of freedom of expression.

Topics

1. Countering capitalist American influence worldwide.

2. Solving the ongoing conflict in Afghanistan.

3. Stabilising the political infighting over Yuri Andropov's poor health.

Topics

1. Undermining Soviet and communist influence worldwide.

2. Stabilising economic uncertainty.

3. Appeasing causes of domestic unrest.

Topics

1. Addressing the current state of diplomatic isolation.

2. Vying to be dominant power in the geographical Southern Africa.

Topics

1. Confronting Apartheid.

2. Vying to be dominant power in Southern Africa.

3. Supporting a conflict in the Congo.

Topics

1. The country's democracy in danger of being undermined.

2. Recipient of US Military Equipment.

Topics

1. Dealing with the challenges of a One Party State.

2. Solving famine in parts of the country.

3. Recipient of Soviet Military Equipment.

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Organizers

Angus GillanProfile Picture

Angus Gillan
Secretary-General

Nik MaksimovProfile Picture

Nik Maksimov
Marketing and Communications

Alex KrolakProfile Picture

Alex Krolak
Finances

Pauline JottrandProfile Picture

Pauline Jottrand
Deputy Secretary-General

Ambika SharmaProfile Picture

Ambika Sharma
HR and Logistics

Ka Kiu MakProfile Picture

Ka Kiu Mak
MUN Chair Coordinator