Encouraged by high schools, universities, and non-profit groups worldwide, Model United Nations programs foster international understanding and develop students' communication skills. A participant researches the history, economy, culture, and politics of a state; examines a complex issue facing the international community; and develops an educated position that his nation's government might take on the issue. Periodic simulations allow participants to role-play as UN ambassadors, to debate in a formal committee setting, to explore the nuances of UN operations, and to find a consensus among the states. Links from the this category should relate to MUN advocacy, research, and activities.

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Danish Model United Nations
Association for making one or more student conferences simulating the United Nations security council
IMUNA
Non-profit, volunteer organization holding Non-Governmental Organization status with the UN. Dedicated to furthering secondary-school education in global issues.
London International Model United Nations
Conference organized by the University of London.
Midwest Model United Nations
Furnishing a structure for students to work with pressing international issues outside of the classroom, and to broaden their awareness of the world of politics. News, information on upcoming events, and scholarships.
Model United Nations of Lübeck (MUNOL)
Germany's oldest MUN simulation conferences.
National High School Model UN
New York-based. Security; GA and ECOSOC committees; ICJ; specialized agencies.
Northwest Model United Nations
MUN conference in the Pacific Northwest hosted by University of Washington, Seattle.

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