WorldMUN 2017

Harvard World Model United Nations

  • Montréal, Canada
  • None
  • Mar 13 - Mar 17, 2017
  • 2500 Delegates
  • $150.00 Fee
  • Delegate Applications
    15 Aug 2016 - 18 Mar 2017
  • Observer Applications
    15 Aug 2016 - 13 Mar 2017
  • Delegation Applications
    15 Aug 2016 - 15 Mar 2017

The Olympics of Model UN

Harvard World Model United Nations (WorldMUN) is the most internationally diverse college-level Model UN conference, and the largest outside of North America. Every year 2,000+ currently enrolled university students from over 115 countries attend WorldMUN in a different location around the world.


Rating

3.93 out of 5

Other Editions

2018 4.24
2019 3.93
2016 3.14
2015 4.17

Organizers

Tiffany Lam
Under-Secretary-General for Media & Design

Jessica Levy
Under-Secretary-General for Economic and Social Council & Regional Bodies

Judy Yang
Under-Secretary-General for Delegate & Faculty Relations

Roshni Chakraborty
Under-Secretary-General for Crisis and Historical Committees

Kaitavjeet Chowdhary
Under-Secretary-General for the General Assembly

Nabig Chaudhry
Director-General

Pedro Farias
Under-Secretary-General for Finance & Operations

Parijat Lal
Secretary-General

Spencer Ma
Under-Secretary-General for Administration

Jonathan Sasson
Host Team President


Reports

Decorum Reviews … WorldMUN 2017
by Sam Povey

The weeklong conference is expensive but offers extremely competitive debate and excellent socials. The conference was also exceptionally well run this year despite serious weather challenges. Unfortunately, the conference continues to be let down by...

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Country Matrix
Committees
African Union
African Union

Topics

  • Radical Islam
  • Overpopulation
Chairs
Cristina Davila
Antoni Aliarto Setiadji
Chi Chi Nwodoh

Cabinet of the Ministers of the USSR, 1985
Cabinet of the Ministers of the USSR, 1985

Topics

  • Crisis in the Soviet Union
Chairs
Amy Tan
Urja Jain

Committee of Experts on Cybersecurity
Committee of Experts on Cybersecurity

Topics

  • Technology in Conflict Situations
Chairs
Hakim Ahmad Kamal

Community of Latin American and Caribbean States
Community of Latin American and Caribbean States

Topics

  • Reintegration of Cuba
  • Bioethical Dilemmas
Chairs
Shasha Dania
Luis Fernando Pérez González
Alexia Sideris
Yasmin Lachir

Council of Colombian Ministers
Council of Colombian Ministers

Topics

  • Peace and Post-Peace
Chairs
Tony Chen
Wen Kang Chow
Esli Chan

Mexican Drug Cartel Syndicate
Mexican Drug Cartel Syndicate

Topics

  • Turf Wars
  • Politicization of Cartels
Chairs
Saranya Vijayakumar
Issa Ammari
Thomas Ron

North Atlantic Treaty Organization
North Atlantic Treaty Organization

Topics

  • Russia-Ukraine
  • Turkey/ISIS
Chairs
Alastair Loh
Ignacio Sánchez
Ana Krstanovic
Manav Khandelwal

Office of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees
Office of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees

Topics

  • Current Refugees Crises
Chairs
Karen Chica Gomez
Cayanne Chachati
Ishmal Malik

Resolution for Turkey
Resolution for Turkey

Topics

  • Emerging Concerns with the Current Political State
Chairs
Balim Barutcu
Alba Gavaliugov Mendez
Myriam Babin

India-Pakistan Talks, 1987
India-Pakistan Talks, 1987

Topics

  • An Evening with the UN Envoy
Chairs
William Lobkowicz
Sreya Sanyal
Eleni Kapousouz

The Shah's Advisers in the Safavid Empire, 1588-1618
The Shah's Advisers in the Safavid Empire, 1588-1618

Topics

  • Rise of First Shia Empire of Iran
Chairs
Eliza Ennis
Katrina Stevenson
Alexander Blackwell

United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization
United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization

Topics

  • Innovative Education
  • Sustainable Urbanization
Chairs
Wanrui Bai
Belkis Carolina Campos Carrillo
Kylie Hung
Roxanne Lestiboudois

United Nations Security Council
United Nations Security Council

Topics

  • Burundi
  • Boko Haram
Chairs
Safa Salem
Arief bin Johan Alimin

Disarmament and International Security Committee
Disarmament and International Security Committee

Topics

  • Women in Armed Conflicts
  • Global Mass Surveillance
Chairs
Abigail Kasdin
Ahmed Mufti

Economic and Financial Affairs Council
Economic and Financial Affairs Council

Topics

  • Offshore Tax Evasion
  • Understanding the Ramifications of Immigration
Chairs
Olivia Fu
Joaquim Candel

Social, Humanitarian, and Cultural Committee
Social, Humanitarian, and Cultural Committee

Topics

  • Modern Day Slavery
  • Food Security, State Infrastructure and Political Crises
Chairs
Rebecca Lisk
Mayang Krisnawardhani

Special Political and Decolonization Committee
Special Political and Decolonization Committee

Topics

  • Arctic Sea Territorial Claims
  • Resource Allocation
Chairs
Natasha Dielingen
Fatima Malik
David Zhang
Katie Sakys

World Health Organization
World Health Organization

Topics

  • Reforming the Global Pharmaceutical Industry
  • Combating the International Obesity and Diabetes Epidemic
Chairs
Astrid Medianero
Rajkumar Pammal
Venu Katta

United Nations Conference on Trade and Development
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development

Topics

  • Technology Gap between Developing and Developed Countries
  • Political System and Finance Models of Energy
Chairs
Eesha Khare
Rituja Rao
Dung Nguyen
Louis-Joseph Moukhtar

Historical General Assembly, 1997
Historical General Assembly, 1997

Topics

  • Kyoto Protocol
Chairs
Sebastian Fernandez Leal
Urvi Talaty
Dhruv Pillai
Kinnari Sahita

United Nations Human Rights Council
United Nations Human Rights Council

Topics

  • Inequality in Access to Education
  • Gentrification
Chairs
Mahia Ashraf
Juan Diego Mujica Filippi
Cathy Sun

Press Corps and NGOs
Press Corps and NGOs