Category: Committees 2017

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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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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Crisis Committee

For the first time in IsarMUN history we are delighted to announce a Dual Cabinet Crisis! Together with this new format of debate, our experienced Crisis team has chosen a unique topic: The Lord of the Rings. Delegates in this Crisis will be able to represent some of the most iconic characters of Tolkien’s universe,…
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