AnnouncementOpen call for Applications for Model UN Conference for Youth
United Nations for Model United Nations Conference 2017 in Armenia

 The United Nations Information Office in Yerevan (UNO/DPI) in partnership with Armenian UN Association is happy to announce a two-day Model UN conference in the UN4MUN format. It will bring together university students between the ages of 20 and 25 and focus on Sustainable Development Goals marking the 25 Years of UN Operation and Impact in Armenia. The theme will be  "Eradicating poverty and promoting prosperity in a changing world".

Date and Venue:

The conference will be held at the end of October 2017 (exact date TBC). Training preparatory sessions will be held during the weekends to ensure participation of applicants. To promote the educational process of the students, the conference will take place in English, which is one of the official languages of the UN. Conference and training venue will be announced later when confirmed.

Apply if you have:

• Good command of English 
• Strong motivation and awareness of the world of international affairs
• Basic knowledge on United Nations and Sustainable Development Goals
• Previous experience in similar conferences (model UN, OSCE, EU, etc.) can be an asset

Application form: 
Please follow this link to fill in your personal data and an essay of 400-500 words on your vision of the United Nations in the current world – UN4MUN application form .

The DEADLINE for applying is September 15, 2017.

To learn more about the conference, please click here.