Category: McGill Model UN

SSUNS 2016 Conferences: Commission on the Status of Women

SSUNS Opening Ceremonies

With this year’s theme of education, it has been extremely refreshing to see that the delegates are taking a great amount of pride in educating themselves on world issues, taking advantage of the many different backgrounds and viewpoints brought to…

Democracy in Mali: The Issue of Gender Inequality in Governmental Policy, Public Opinion, and State-Citizen Interactions

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The McGill International Review is happy to present the winning article of the MIR Paper Competition of McMUN 2016. This year’s winning author, Rebecca Lamb, is currently in her second year at the College of William & Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia, where…

And without further ado, McMUN 2016 comes to an end

Closing ceremonies marked the end of a weekend filled with hard work, new friends and unforgettable parties.The enthusiasm and spirit the delegates brought with them to McMUN 2016 was obvious the minute the doors were opened, as they flooded into the…

SOCHUM adopts a more imperious approach to water crises

The Social, Humanitarian and Cultural Committee (SOCHUM) prolonged its discussion on hydro-diplomacy on Saturday and had developed six resolution proposals as the day ended. Hydro-diplomacy is intended to be a framework for global water management, to ensure drinkable water is accessible to…

The Moscow Theatre Crisis: a 2016 perspective

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The committee addressing the Moscow Theatre Shooting Crisis held an enticing and fast-paced debate regarding government action in recovering over 800 Russian civilians from a hostage situation in Moscow. The committee presented directives that worked to ensure the safety of…

McParté: unmoderated and unforgettable

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Having a chance to take a break from the hectic atmosphere of Model UN, delegates seized on the opportunity to experience one of Montreal’s prime venues with their new-found friends. Inside, participants moved through a maze of stairs, coat check, and…