Committees

African Union (BEGINNER)

The African Union aims towards a Peaceful, Prosperous & Integrated Africa and it is by far the largest regional organization in Africa. It seeks to solve regional issues and problems within the organization and it very often represents Africa at conferences on a global scale.

 

 

UNICEF (BEGINNER)

As a member of of the United Nations Development Group, The United Nations Children’s Fund provides humanitarian help to mothers and children in need all over the world. Since its creation in 1946 it has managed to found 190 local offices in UN member countries which cooperate with local governments in order to deliver help to those who need it the most.

 

V4 + Latvia, Lithuania, and Estonia (BEGINNER)

The Visegrád Group is a cultural and political alliance of four Central European states – the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia. It was established in 1991 and it has become more significant recently as a way of representing common interestests in the framework of the European Union. It cooperates closely with various states, including the Baltic states.

NOTE: Each country of this committee will be represented by a delegation of 3-4 persons. We kindly ask all delegates wishing to be in the same country delegation to state it clearly in the application form.

 

ECOSOC (INTERMEDIATE)

The UN Economic and Social Council has set sustainable development as its main target. It promotes collective solutions via agreeing on global norms. Among its main areas of focus are partnerships, humanitarian coordination or how to finance sustainable development.

 

NATO (INTERMEDIATE)

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), also called the North Atlantic Alliance, is an intergovernmental military alliance based on the North Atlantic Treaty which was signed on 4 April 1949. The organization constitutes a system of collective defence whereby its member states agree to mutual defense in response to an attack by any external party.

 

ICJ (ADVANCED)

The International Court of Justice (ICJ) is the primary judicial branch of the United Nations. It is based in the Peace Palace in The Hague, Netherlands. Its main functions are to settle legal disputes submitted to it by states and to provide advisory opinions on legal questions submitted to it by duly authorized international branches, agencies, and the UN General Assembly.

 

Security Council (ADVANCED)

The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) is one of the six principal organs of the United Nations and is charged with the maintenance of international peace and security. Its powers include the establishment of peacekeeping operations, the establishment of international sanctions, and the authorization of military action through Security Council resolutions; it is the only UN body with the authority to issue binding resolutions to member states.