WHSMUN 2017: Thursday, March 23 – Friday, March 24, 2017

WHSMUN is a two-day conference offering high school students a rewarding and challenging opportunity to learn about foreign policy and gain experience in the skills of international diplomacy through simulations of real world issues impacting individuals, families, and communities in member-states being discussed at the United Nations.

If you are experienced or have never participated in Model UN before, there is a place for you at WHSMUN!

Registration for the 2017 conference is closed.

General Conference Information:

WHSMUN 2017 Country Matrix

Delegate Agenda from 2016 Conference

WHSMUN 2016 Delegate Code of Conduct

General Assembly Main Committee Background Guides:

Background guides will give a brief overview of the issue and some guiding questions to consider.  They are meant to be a starting place for delegates to begin their research, but are by no means comprehensive and inclusive of all of the information on that particular issue.  This allows for great research skill building as well as the flexibility for addressing each issue generally and then specifically as it pertains to the country the delegates are representing.

First Main Committee: Disarmament and International Security

Second Main Committee: Economic and Financial

Third Main Committee: Social, Humanitarian, and Cultural

Fourth Main Committee: Special Political and Decolonization

Position Paper Resources and Useful Tools: 

The deadline for position papers to be considered for an award is March 3, 2017. Additionally to be considered for an award papers must be properly formatted as outlined in the below Position Paper Overview: Research and Writing Guide.  The user name and password for uploading papers will be sent to WHSMUN advisors in the beginning of February 2017.

Resolution Writing Resources:

Parliamentary Procedure Resources:

 

SAVE THE DATE: WHMSUN 2018 – March 22-23rd

If you are interested in the conference or have questions, please contact WHSMUN Coordinator, Dina Wolf, by e-mail: wolfd@uwm.edu or by phone: (414) 229-3312 (Direct Line) or WHSMUN 2017 Secretary-General, Michael Orlowski, at wisconsinhighschoolmun@gmail.com.