MUN 2017



Fostering Development: Complexities of Intervention in a Globalized World


Human Rights Council

  1. Freedom of Press and Journalism Safety in the Middle East

  2. The Status of Refugees and Asylum Seekers

Disarmament and International Security Committee (DISEC)

  1. Demilitarization of South China Sea

  2. The Question of Chemical Weapons

World Health Organization 

  1. Containment and Treatment of Global Epidemics

  2. Addressing the Mental Health of Refugees and Migrants

Special Political and Decolonization Committee (SPECPOL)​

  1. Reforming Strategies for International Peace Talks

  2. The Question of Citizenship in Regards to Immigrants

United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC)

  1. The Afghan Heroin Trade and its Reform

  2. The Corruption of Prison Systems and Global Prison Reform

Commission on Social Development

  1. The Question of Racism in Sports and Entertainment

  2. Implementing a Standardized Global Unemployment System

Security Council

  1. The Question of State Sovereignty vs. International Security

  2. The Question of Syria

Historical Security Council

  1. The Rwandan Genocide

  2. Hiroshima and Nagasaki

International Court of Justice (ICJ)

  1. Issue of Kashmir

  2. The Issue of Palestine 

  3. ICJ Procedural Guide


For a printable version of the 2017 Committee Themes & Topics, please click here.

Please click on the topic of each committee to access the background guide.