18 Jan 2018
Learning (SIM GE) was host to over 780 delegates at the seventh edition of the United Nations Association of Singapore Model United Nations (UNASMUN) Preparatory Conference. Held over four days from 19 to 22
December 2017, it was the fifth time that SIM GE had helmed the conference, which
aims to be the leading resource platform for Model United Nations’ (Model UN) programmes
Model UN programmes are
designed to introduce students to the world of international diplomacy and
negotiation. Students assume the roles of United Nations (UN) delegates through
authentic simulations of international multilateral bodies such as the United Nations
General Assembly and United Nations Security Council.
The Preparatory Conference, themed ‘Towards A More Sustainable World’, saw
delegates aged between 14 to 18 hold discussions on international issues and
debate problems and solutions within their respective committees. They also had
the opportunity to hear from and interact with invited guest speakers through various
The event laid the foundational groundwork for delegates as they prepared for
UNASMUN and other conferences in Singapore and around the world.
One of the delegates having his say.
Hamming it up during a break from serious ‘international’
New friends made: A group of
delegates coming together for a group shot before the close of the conference.
more information on UNASMUN, visit: https://prepmun.sg/.