Every Thursday the Stamford MUN runs a session and on 21st of November 2019 we discussed the matter of genetically engineering babies. This article was chosen as the ethical topic made sure for a colourful debate. I had chosen Japan as I thought it would be interesting to see an Asian perspective on the issue; […]
Category: Model United Nations
James Farrow blogs about the SES Model United Nations deliberations on Climate Change
ARTICLE 3 – CLIMATE CHANGE In the most recent session of MUN, the matter of climate change was discussed. In the session, the UK tabled the motion “The UN needs to do more to prevent and reduce air pollution to improve air quality globally.” The session started well with delegates stating their countries standpoints. The […]
James Farrow blogs about the SES Model United Nations deliberations on human rights violations concerning sexual orientation
Article 2 – “The UN should condemn human right violations based on sexual orientation” On Thursday 10th of October, the Stamford Model UN discussed their second Article. The main block of countries who attended the conference where USA; France; UK; Croatia; Nigeria; Russia; Saudi Arabia and UAE. The votes for the motion were 5 – […]
Pavel Gulin Zrnic condemns human rights violations based on sexual orientation.
Article 2: “The UN would condemn human rights violations based on sexual orientation.” The importance of human rights has always been at the core of the United Nations. Although the UN consists of 193 sovereign countries which all have different cultures and emphasise various values, the UN has been constantly trying to improve human rights […]
Lottie Pike Blogs her Model United Nations debate on human rights violations.
The UK’s perspective on the Model United Nations debate ‘the UN would condemn human rights violations based on sexual orientation’ On Thursday 10th October, the members of the Model United Nations club debated the motion ‘the UN would condemn human rights violations based on sexual orientation’, with the delegates of the following countries being represented: […]
James Farrow blogs the discussions of the Model United Nations: Article 1: “the UN would disarm all nuclear weapons”
Article 1: “the UN would disarm all nuclear weapons” The Delegate of Canada (Lottie) stated that Canada had no nuclear weapons and Canada supports disarmament this is because Canada observes the damaging effect on people as completely un-Ethical. In Hiroshima and Nagasaki, there were 129,000 deaths and the acute effects caused 250,00 deaths in the […]
James Blogs the first Model United Nations entry.
China’s View on the Israel and Palestine Issue The resolution of Palestine and Israelis relations after the partition of the country into two separate entities. China is supportive of Palestine and they have stated they look forward to taking a more increased role in managing the Middle East issue. China believe in the […]