Committees

To prepare for CJMUNC 2017, delegates should research their committee and topic, and focus on how their nation or state plays a role in potential issues and/or solutions relevant to that topic. Delegates should use the committee briefs attached below for background information on the topic, as well as resources they find on their own. Once delegates have thoroughly researched their position, they should individually write a position paper for their assigned nation or state. They should upload their finished position papers to the Google Drive folder that corresponds to their committee. After filling out their committee’s form, delegates should be well prepared for committee on May 20th. In order to qualify for any award, delegates must submit their position paper by 11:59 PM on May 19th.

To sign up for the committee of your choice, please visit our Registration Page.
Upload your position papers to this Google Drive folder.

Model UN Committees:

 

United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
Topic: Treatment of Minorities in Post-Conflict Zones
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Located in Room 204
Director: Lucas Marin
Assistant Director: Max Shiffman

African Union
Topic: Regional Integration
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Located in Room 112
Director: Amar Venugopal
Assistant Director: Mazin Rafi

Committee on the Peaceful Use of Outer Space (COPUOS)
Topic: International Cooperation and the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space
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Located in Room 136
Director: Nicholas Heah
Assistant Director: Elysia Heah

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
Topic: Rights to Resources for Indigenous Peoples
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Located in Room 204
Director: Michael Hoffman
Assistant Director: Alyssa Pilch

World Health Organization (WHO)
Topic: Reducing the Spread of Communicable Disease
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Located in Room 220
Director: Jon Baay
Assistant Director: Jesse Ibarra

Committee on the Status of Women A (UN WOMEN A)
Topic: Reproductive Rights
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Located in Room 110
Director: Shu Chen
Assistant Director: Amelia Wilkerson

Committee on the Status of Women B (UN WOMEN B)
Topic: Reproductive Rights
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Located in Room 130
Director: Camryn Kozachek
Assistant Director: Sam Kovac

Model Congress Committees:

 

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations
Topic: International Drone Policy
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Located in Room 224
Director: Tia Wangli
Assistant Director: Phoebe Chong

Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources
Topic: Hearing on Oil and Gas Pipeline Infrastructure
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Located in Room 222
Director: Micah Gartenberg
Assistant Director: Yasmine Lekhal

Advanced Committees:

 

United States Supreme Court
Topic: Korematsu v. United States
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Located in Room 202
Director: Eli Liebell-McLean
Assistant Director: Lucas Sass

Medellín Cartel
Topic: Increasing Political Power
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Located in Room 128
Director: Leo Goldman
Assistant Director: Sean Gao

National Security Council
Topic: Counter-Terrorism
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Located in Room 126
Director: Aaron Gartenberg
Assistant Director: Keith O’Donnell

Center for Disease Control
Topic: Strategic Epidemic Prevention
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Located in Room 106
Director: Mateo Juliani
Assistant Director: Marcelo Escalante

Trade Deal Renegotiation Summit
Topic: NAFTA Renegotiation
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Located in Room 108
Director: Becca Chant
Assistant Director: Yusup Badiev