An interactive and intergenerational community event to learn how the UN works as a model UN meeeting
This unique experience will offer the chance for experienced and novice delegates alike to participate in a simulation to understand and appreciate the world of diplomacy, negotiation, and decision making. Delegates will have the chance to prepare draft resolutions, develop strategy, negotiate with allies and adversaries and challengers, and overcome conflict while utilizing and enacting the UN's operating procedure. Attendees will have the opportunity to take on the role of UN delegates, representing a country's interest in a UN committee, and debating current issues in a guided simulation. At the end of the day, all delegates will again come together to hear the final resolutions that passed in the various committees and to celebrate a successful simulation of how to solve the world's problems!
You are invited to step into the shoes of a UN Delegate at the United Nations Association of Chicago's third annual InterGenerational Model UN (InterGenMUN).
This one-day event is a chance for Chicagoans to learn about the UN and discuss global issues in an interactive simulation of United Nations agencies. InterGenMUN is open to the public, and we welcome participants of all ages and experience levels. If you have ever wanted to learn more about what it's like to be a world leaders at the United Nations, this is your chance!
As an all-volunteer event, the UNAChicago Model UN: Ingergenerational Version (IntergenMUN) is awlays in need of willing people to help research, prepare, and run the event. These include: Research Analysts, and dais staff: Committee Chair, Committee Vice Chair, and Committee Rapporteur.