Why research alone doesn’t win MUN conferences

Imagine this scenario; you get the assignment for your next MUN conference. You spend weeks researching the country, committee and topic. You submit the perfect position paper. You turn up to the conference armed with all the research and all the odds in your favour....

How Model UN and BP Debate Complement Each Other

MUN Like a Debater: How Model UN and BP Debate Complement Each Other Model United Nations and British Parliamentary Debate are both academic activities centered around discussing some of the most pressing issues of our contemporary world. Success depends putting aside...

10 steps to prepare for your first MUN conference

10 Steps to prepare for your first MUN conference Your guide to MUN prep Many of you ask us, “How should I prepare for a MUN if it’s my first time?” Your first MUN conference can seem overwhelming. There are lots of things to read and research to do be done and you...

Meet the Team Behind TEIMUN 2018

  Not every Model UN conference gets to celebrate a substantial anniversary.  That is why reaching a 10 year anniversary it is a very special occasion. Some conferences even reach 20. However, there is only one university conference in Europe to pass 30, which is...

FWWMUN – An inside look at Future We Want Model UN

Future We Want Model United Nations (FWWMUN) took place at the United Nations headquarters, and some of the surrounding hotels, between the 9 – 11th of March. FWWMUN drew to New York 2574 delegates and staff members from 136 countries. 1500 of these delegates were...

Should We Pay For MUN Software?

MUN software has become a central part of almost every Model UN conference. The late 2010’s have become a time of unprecedented Model UN innovation. However, it seems to come with a price. Is this the future of Model UN?   As of March 2018, poplar chairing...

MUN tips from a Speech Delivery Coach – Bill Brown

The session is beginning. Your turn has come. And you rise to speak – to introduce yourself and state your position.Are you just conveying preliminary information? Or is there more?In fact, you are setting the stage for all that will happen throughout the session.As...

United Nations Heroes Music Video

Who says there are no heroes in the United Nations? Not only does the UN have its heroes but some even have there own theme songs!Jan Egeland, former UN Undersecretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, is just such a hero!Model United...

Types of Model United Nations Gavels – You Might Have Missed

MUN gavels are just like any other gavel it is a ceremonial mallet most of the are made of hardwood, typically fashioned with a handle and often struck against a solid block to make a sound. In contrast, a Golden Gavel is when a delegate gets with their chair and get...

DelegatePal – Easy Resourceful MUN Research Tool

Guest post from the team behind DelegatePal.com Quick NavigationWhat inspired DelegatePal?What can you do with DelegatePal?Team behind DelegatePalTechnology usedChallenges facedWhat's next for DelegatePal?What inspired DelegatePal?The internet has made an...