Committee
UNHCR
Country
Chile

Author

Marisa Brecht
Germany

Cite as https://mymun.com/ppdb/8220

THE REPUBLIC OF CHILE

Committee: United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees

Topics: A: Regulation on treatment of refugees attempting to cross borders / B: Increasing international responsibility through global resettlement policy

Delegation: Model United Nations Association Munich

Delegate: Marisa Brecht

“Thousands of women and men had to leave our land and experienced the warmth and humanity of other countries. Today it is our turn to give because we are now a democratic, free and pluralistic society, with good levels of employment, social peace and human development. Today we must extend our hands to those who need us.” - Our honourable President Michelle Bachelet, herself a former refugee, stresses with this unique statement the Chilean lessons of the past and the nation‘s historical responsibility in times of crisis. As an economically emer...