What is Model United Nations?
Model United Nations is a simulation of the UN General Assembly and other multilateral bodies. In Model UN, students step into the shoes of ambassadors from UN member states to debate current issues on the organization’s agenda. They (delegates) make speeches, prepare draft resolutions, negotiate, resolve conflicts, and navigate the Model UN conference rules of procedure – all in the interest of mobilizing international cooperation to resolve problems that affect countries all over the world.
What is UWED MUN?
UWED Model United Nations is an initiative of UWED students expressed in an annual conference held since the creation of UWED MUN Club in 2005.
Who participates in Model United Nations?
Usually students of the universities, colleges and academic lyceums who are assigned by their application.
When was the Conference first held in Uzbekistan?
UWED MUN Conference in 2005 was the first one to be held in Uzbekistan.
Why should I participate in it? What are some of the educational benefits one can get?
MUN develops substantial researching, public speaking, debating, and writing skills, as well as critical thinking, teamwork, and leadership abilities. Preparing and participating in the Model, you will explore the problems of international relations, UN activities, as well as the principles of international law.

What is of role of the participant in such conferences?
The participants of the UN Model act as official representatives (delegates) of the UN member countries who came to the Conference to discuss the issues on the agenda of their committee.
What is the goal of the debates?
At the end of the conference, the participants write a resolution – document that has been passed by an organ of the UN that aims to address a particular problem or issue and put it to the vote. Debates help delegates to prove their position on the issue and come up with points and recommendations that should be included in the resolution.
What if I am participating for the first time?
Model UN can be confusing to a beginner, not only because of the complexity of the issues and the pace of debate, but because of the strangeness of the language. But you shouldn’t worry. With a proper time allocated to preparation and effective use of online resources a delegate can be successful during the conference. Moreover, to mitigate the preparation we will be sharing tips and have workshops.

What types of topics are discussed in Model UN conferences?
The topics are usually connected with global problems and are a part of UN agenda. In order to prepare for a certain topic delegates should learn more about current world affairs related to the topic.
What should I wear to a Model UN conference?
The delegates should be appropriately and professionally dressed. The main thing to remember is to always ensure that your appearance is tidy and put together for you are an official representative of a country for the days of the conference.