You can only apply as a single delegate at the SiegMUN 2010 and not (for example: nmun) as a delegation of one country. Each delegate represents one country in one committee. Therefore fill out one of the application forms below:
If you are a single delegate please use this application form. You can open the file with MICROSOFT Word 2007, OPENOFFICE or any other program which is compatible with .docx-files. If you have problems (e.g. Word 2003) to open the application form, please use the MICROSOFT Office Compatibility Pack. After filling out the application form rename the file with your surname (e.g. maier.docx), then send it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you want to register as a school group please use this application form. You can open the file as mentioned above. After completing the form, save the file and rename it with your school’s name (e.g. gymnasium-musterhausen.docx). Then send it to email@example.com. After receiving the application form we will contact each group-member via mail. You will receive a confirmation after successfully registering with us.
Important: You will receive your country assignment as soon as possible, so you will still have enought time to prepare yourself.
COUNTRIES- AND COMMITTEES INFORMATION
The following committees and topics on the pre-agenda of SiegMUN 2010 are:
Security Council: (Advanced level)
1. Nuclear Tension and Aggressions of DPR Korea against the International Community
2. Extending and Reinforcing MINUSTAH after the Earthquake of January 2010
General Assembly: (Beginner level)
1. Elimination of International Terrorism
2. The Implementation of a Global Standard of Education
ECOSOC: (Beginner level)
1. Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women: Implementing the Internationally Agreed Goals and Commitments
2. Improving Aid Effectiveness in order to Reach the MDGs
Human Rights Council: (Beginner level)
1. Human Rights in Times of Conflict: Humanitarian Intervention
2. Claiming the Millennium Development Goals: A Human Rights Approach
NB: If you want to register for the Security Council, please, inform us on your MUN-experience. Don’t be intimidated by this rule. We are still a “beginners” conference. Only the Security Council will be allocated to more experienced delegates.
List of available countries:
Security Council (SC):
Austria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, China, France, Gabon, Japan, Lebanon, Mexico, Nigeria, Russian Federation, Turkey, Uganda, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, United States of America
Total: 15 countries
General Assembly (GA):
Afghanistan, Algeria, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Bolivia (Plurinational State of), Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Canada, Chad, Chile, China, Costa Rica, Cuba, Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, Fiji, Finland, France, Germany, Honduras, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran (Islamic Republic of), Iraq, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lebanon, Liberia, Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, Madagascar, Malaysia, Maldives, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mexico, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, New Zealand, Norway, Pakistan, Palau, Paraguay, Qatar, Republic of Korea, Romania, Russian Federation, Rwanda, Saint Lucia, Saudi Arabia, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Sweden, Switzerland, Syrian Arab Republic, The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, United Republic of Tanzania, United States of America, Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of), Viet Nam, Yemen
Total: 95 countries
Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC):
Argentina, Australia, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Belgium, Brazil, Cameroon, Canada, Chile, China, Comoros, Congo, Côte d’Ivoire, Egypt, Estonia, Finland, France, Ghana, Germany, Guatemala, Guinea-Bissau, India, Iraq, Italy, Japan, Liechtenstein, Malaysia, Malta, Mauritius, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Norway, Pakistan, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Republic of Korea, Republic of Moldova, Russian Federation, Rwanda, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saudi Arabia, Slovakia, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, United States of America, Uruguay, Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of), Zambia
Total: 53 countries
Human Rights Council (HRC):
Angola, Argentina, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Belgium, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Chile, China, Cuba, Djibouti, Ecuador, France, Gabon, Ghana, Guatemala, Hungary, Japan, Jordan, Kyrgyzstan, Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Nigeria, Norway, Pakistan, Poland, Qatar, Republic of Korea, Republic of Moldova, Russian Federation, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland, Thailand, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, United States of America, Uruguay, Zambia
Total: 47 countries
Resources and Preparation Guides
Here you can find useful resources for your preparations. Click here for the Rules of Procedure. For a brief overview use: Everything you always wanted to know about the UN. A sample mun-resolution you can find here. Check this website for further information!
There will be no participation fee this year. Food and drinks have to be paid by you. There is the possibility to have lunch at the Mensa of the University. Coffee, mineral water and some small snacks are supplied by us free of charge.
The preliminary schedule is available here.
Taking part in SiegMun requires a certain style of clothing. It is often referred to as Western Business attire. In general you should look professional, neat and modest. For men it is obligatory to wear a dark suit or slacks with a matching jacket (preferably black) with shirt (no T-Shirts), tie (if available), and dress shoes (no Chucks, no white sneakers, if you don't have dress shoes at least wear black sneakers). Women are obligated to wear a suit, a dress (knees have to be covered), slacks with blouse, or a skirt with a blouse (knees should still be covered). No matter what style you choose you have to combine your clothing with dress shoes (not open toed, no sandals, no sneakers). If you choose a dress or a skirt you have to wear appropriate stockings (no heavy colors, no prints, no heavy patterns). For both genders the following takes effect. No Jeans, no hats, no Jewelry! Click here for an example.
STUDY AND SIEGMUN-CERTIFICATEIn certain circumstances it is possible that the SiegMUN participation can appropriate for your study.
To receive a SiegMUN-certificate, you will have to attend at least 80% of the conference activities including sessions and opening/closing ceremonies. Single exemptions might be granted if arranged before the conference starts. Your chairs will monitor your attendance during all activities.
If you need accommodation during the time of the conference, please contact us as soon as possible at firstname.lastname@example.org.
TRANSPORT TO SIEGMUN 2010
Transportation to SiegMUN 2010 has to be organized individually. HOW TO GET THERE: The conference will be take place at the Adolf-Reichwein-Campus (mostly AR-B Building) of the University. If you want to come by train and bus take the bus line C106, C111 or C116 to “Robert-Schumann-Straße” or use the search engine of the DEUTSCHE BAHN. If you are attending to the conference by car, we would recommend visiting the Google Maps or Map24 (Adolf-Reichwein-Straße). The Opening Ceremony will take place at the Rathaus, Markt 2, 57072 Siegen. Click here for the official road map to the Campus Adolf-Reichwein-Straße (AR).