|Posted by munscslovenia on May 4, 2015 at 3:40 AM||comments (3)|
A little more than a week ago the day had finally come: 15 members of MUN Slovenia Club, including three chairs and twelve delegates, found their way to the annual MOSTIMUN conference in Mostar. Based on our experience from last year, we were sure to have fun both in the councils and exploring the city with our co-delegates and chairs. With delegates in the Arab League, the Human Rights Council, the Historical Security Council and the Security Council, as well as chairs in two co...Read Full Post »
|Posted by munscslovenia on April 30, 2015 at 5:45 AM||comments (1)|
Three MUNSC members had the great pleasure of attending the brand new Brussels Model EU simulation at the end of March. Paweł Aleksander Kupis, Meliha Muherina and Žiga Golobič joined our MUN partners in crime in the heart of Belgium and the European Union, where we met a multitude of remarkable individuals – including several that have now joined us on the MUNSC-Salient secretariat. Pawel charmed his way through the wilderness of the European Parliament with his trademar...Read Full Post »
|Posted by munscslovenia on April 9, 2015 at 3:55 AM||comments (3)|
Continuing with our participation in MUN events outside of borders, the MUNSC delegation consisting of Ivan Koruza and Žiga Golobič participated in the LSE MUN simulation. The event in the center of London one of the historical and cultural centers of the world is known for its elaborate content planning and focus on crisis simulation. The delegates participated in two separate joint cabinet crises, which dealt with the problem of U.S. intervention in Latin America and the 1911 Chin...Read Full Post »
|Posted by munscslovenia on February 24, 2015 at 2:25 PM||comments (0)|
Faculty of Social Sciences in Ljubljana hosted another MUNSC conference that took place on the 13th and 14th of February 2015. This year MUNSC members were transported in a year 1993 during the ongoing escalation of the situation in Somalia. The conference was officially opened with a speech by professor dr. Bojko Bučar, the president of the UN Association of Slovenia, followed by a short address of the Secretary-General of the conference Vid Tomić.
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|Posted by munscslovenia on February 15, 2015 at 7:30 PM||comments (0)|
MUNSC is happy to share our final evaluation of the project Student MUNs 'Študentske simulacije delovanja Združenih narodov', which was held from September to December 2014. You can read the full report here. The project was co-financed by the student organization 'Študentska organizacija Univerze v Ljubljani', for which MUNSC th...Read Full Post »
|Posted by munscslovenia on December 21, 2014 at 8:20 AM||comments (0)|
Last week, MUNSC held a two-day event of workshops and a mock session. Firstly, members got familiarized with how to do a proper research on the country they represent and how to write a good position paper. Senior members shared their experiences and MUN knowledge so that everyone would be ready for taking part in upcoming conferences. Next, another workshop took place and this one was about resolution writing. Since most of the time MUN conference is considered successful if a document is a...Read Full Post »
|Posted by munscslovenia on December 7, 2014 at 10:50 AM||comments (0)|
MUNSC is proud to announce that its member and seasoned MUN figure, Mr. Pawel Aleksander Kupis, chaired the Special Political and Decolonization Committee (SPECPOL) at the 20th Session of the Cambridge University International Model United Nations, held between the 28th and the 30th of November 2014.
One of the longest-running conferences in the UK, CUIMUN has over the past twenty years built a sterling reputation within both the regional and global Model UN circuit for in...Read Full Post »
|Posted by munscslovenia on December 1, 2014 at 8:10 AM||comments (2)|
Last Wednesday, MUNSC members met on another mock session in Human Rights Council in order to discuss the topic: Internet as a human right. Debate was tense and passionate and it mostly evolved around the dilemma of internet as an opportunity or a clear threat to society and individuals as well. We could hear some contrasting views on the nature of the internet use, its problems and possibilities, as well as the role of the state in the regulation of the cyber-space.
|Posted by munscslovenia on December 1, 2014 at 6:35 AM||comments (0)|
MUNSC attended Belgrade Model European Union (BEUM), which was successfully held for the 4th time in a row between 15th and 19th October 2014. More than 200 young leaders from over 30 countries gathered in Belgrade on best BEUM so far, according to the organizing team and majority of BEUM’s participants.
MUNSC was represented in the conference Secretariat by our two senior members, Ana Kristovič and Vid Tomić, who were invited by the BEUM organizers to take ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by munscslovenia on November 23, 2014 at 6:55 PM||comments (0)|
On the 13th of November 2014, MUNSC members gathered at the Faculty of social sciences in order to attend this academic year's first workshop, entitled Structure of the international community. Ana Kristovič, Vid Tomić and Rok Jamnik prepared an interesting interactive presentation, aimed mostly for our MUNSC members with no academic background in international relations. Within this broad framework, the two senior MUNSC members and the current head delegate brought to the audience&...Read Full Post »