Author: Secretariat

ECOSOC

Most people know the UN Sustainable Development Goals, adopted by world leaders in September 2015. Sustainable Development also is a key issue addressed by the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), including the eradication of poverty and the protection of our environment. The work of ECOSOC is based on the three pillars of sustainable…
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WTO

The existence of a body guaranteeing open trade and solving trade problems has regained importance through latest political developments. Member States of the World Trade Organization are dedicated to integrative, fair and transparent trade whilst making sure that our environment is protected. The economical issues they address are complex, however they are based on the…
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UN Women

Established in 2010, UN Women is an important entity for the promotion of gender equality and the empowerment of women. The creation of this UN organization marks an important step towards the elimination of discrimination against women and girls worldwide. UN Women works with Member States and inter-governmental bodies in order to set global standards…
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UN Legal

The Sixth Committee of the UN General Assembly is the main organ to consider legal questions. It recommends to the GA the adoption of resolutions on highly sensitive topics such as the “Criminal accountability of UN officials and experts on mission” (Report A/71/506) or “The rule of law at the national and international levels” (Report…
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UNSC

Responsible for maintaining international peace and security, the UNSC is one of the main organs of the United Nations. Adopting binding resolutions for UN member states, this committee plays a pioneering role in international politics. Participation in this committee requires high diplomatic skills as the five permanent members (China, France, Russia, United Kingdom and the…
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Press Committee

Your journalistic skills have never been fully appreciated because choice of words in resolution clauses is limited? Then our Press Committee offers the perfect opportunity for you to follow all main discussions whilst taking the role of a journalist. As a representative of our official IsarMUN newspaper you will keep everyone up to date about…
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NATO

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization was created shortly after the end of WW II in 1949 and is dedicated to the security of its 28 Member States through political and military cooperation. Led by the principle of collective defense (Article 5 of the Washington Treaty), NATO Member States are committed to respond collectively if an…
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UNHRC

The United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHCR) addresses the wide range of issues regarding human rights worldwide. Topics of this Council can relate to climate change, indigenous people, racism, transitional justice and many more. The UNHCR consists of 47 Member States, which are elected for a period of three years. Member States meet for three…
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Press Committee

The committee consists of the following media houses: CNN BBC China Daily Le Monde Süddeutsche Zeitung Russia Today Al Jazeera

NATO

Difficulty: Expert North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), established under the North Atlantic Treaty (Apr. 4, 1949) by Belgium, Canada, Denmark, France, Great Britain, Iceland, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, and the United States. The treaty, one of the major Western countermeasures against the threat of aggression by the Soviet Union during the cold war,…
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