Committees

Rules of Procedure

Below you can find the Rules of Procedure for the PragueMUN 2021. They govern all debates taking place during the the conference. We urge all participants to familiarize with and understand the Rules of Procedure.

Rules of Procedure

         

Rules of Procedure NATO

Position Paper

At PragueMUN 2021 we expect all delegates to submit a position paper to their chairs before the conference. This is to make sure that delegates are well prepared and chairs can feedback a little on their ideas beforehand. The deadline for Position Papers is the 1th of February. Please send them to your committee's email: nato@praguemun.cz; unw@praguemun.cz; ecosoc@praguemun.cz; undp@praguemun.cz; unsc@praguemun.cz.

       

Position Paper Template

United Nations Security Council (Advanced)

The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) is one of the six principal organs of the United Nations. It is charged with the maintenance of international peace and security and is the most powerful decision-making body. 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. It has 15 members (5 permanent and 10 non-permanent) , where every member has one vote.

Topic A: Greece-Turkey Maritime Dispute
Topic B: Prosecuting and rehabilitating foreign terrorist fighters
Countries: Estonia, France, China, India, Ireland, Kenya, Mexico, Niger, Norway, Russian Federation, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Tunisia, United Kingdom, United States, Viet Nam
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ECOSOC (Intermediate)

The Economic and Social Council is the central forum that advances the three dimensions of sustainable development - economic, social and environmental. It is the central platform for fostering debate and innovative thinking, forging consensus on ways forward, and coordinating efforts to achieve internationally agreed goals.

Topic A: Finding measures to direct the global commodities market towards sustainable production and distribution

Topic B: Illicit capital robbing of Africa
Countries: Angola, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Brazil, Colombia, China, Egypt, Gabon, Iran, Jamaica, Liberia, Libya, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Nigeria, Norway, Pakistan, Panama, Republic of Korea, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Switzerland, Ukraine, United States
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NATO (Intermediate)

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO),also called the North Atlantic Alliance, is an intergovernmental militaryalliance based on the North Atlantic Treaty which was signed on 4 April 1949.The organization constitutes a system of collective defense whereby its memberstates agree to mutual defense in response to an attack by any external party.NATO has 29 member states.

Topic A: Multilateral cooperation in cybersecurity
Topic B: New START - Alliance stance towards and role in the new strategic architecture
Countries: Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Lithuania, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States
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UN Women (Beginner)

UN Women is the United Nations entity dedicated to gender equality and the empowerment of women. UN Women supports UN Member States as they set global standards for achieving gender equality, and works with governments and civil society to design laws, policies, programs and services needed to ensure that the standards are effectively implemented and truly benefit women and girls worldwide.

Topic A: Fight against violence as a tool to silence women in politics
Topic B: Advancing equality in peace and security processes
Countries: Algeria, Brazil, Canada, Equatorial Guinea, Estonia, Ghana, Haiti, China, Iraq, Israel, Japan, Kenya, Mexico, Peru, Philippines, Russian Federation, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, United States, Zimbabwe
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UN Development Programme(Beginner)

UNDP works to eradicate poverty and reduce inequalities through the sustainable development of nations, in more than 170 countries and territories. It promotes technical and investment cooperation among nations and advocates for change and connects countries to knowledge, experience and resources to help people build a better life for themselves. The UNDP provides expert advice, training and grants support to developing countries, with increasing emphasis on assistance to the least developed countries.

Topic A: Addressing public debt vulnerabilities in lower-income economies
Topic B: Towards clean and affordable energy
Countries: Australia, Czech Republic, Denmark, China, India, Italy, Japan, Kuwait, Mexico, Peru, Rwanda, Somalia, South Africa, Ukraine, United States
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