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Locals promote participation in national, global programs

The following article was published in The Kentucky Standard on May 24, 2019, featuring one of NHSMUN's delegates and her terrific initiative to promote MUN in her area. The article is posted with permission from The Kentucky Standard.A local eighth-grader is promoting participation among area high school students in...

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The Sustainable Development Goals at NHSMUN

"Half our world is female. Half our world is under 25 years of age. We cannot meet the Sustainable Development Goals without drawing on the power of women and the enormous energy of young people."Secretary-General António Guterres, addressing the UN General Assembly on 19 September 2017.The Sustainable Development Goals...

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NHSMUN Research Published in Brazilian Textbook Series

Exciting news! Research materials written by NHSMUN staff members will soon be published in a new Brazilian textbook. Editora do Brasil S/A, a publishing company in Brazil, contacted NHSMUN and requested permission to use three separate NHSMUN publications in a new collective work being assembled for South American schools....

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Fall 2018 Video Contest for NHSMUN 2019

Below is a new scholarship opportunity to participate in NHSMUN 2019! Each school or team is eligible to submit a video in response to one of the two prompts below. Winners will receive a $1000 scholarship, to be used toward NHSMUN 2019 conference fees. Submissions are due by October...

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67th United Nations DPI/NGO Conference: Youth Involvement

The 67th United Nations DPI/NGO Conference, entitled "We the Peoples...Together Finding Solutions for Global Problems," will be convening on August 22-23, 2018, at the UN Headquarters in New York. This is the premier UN event on the NGO calendar. Over 2,000 civil society representatives from around the world are...

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World Oceans Day

June 8th is World Oceans Day. In conjunction with Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 14, NHSMUN and IMUNA members are spending the day raising awareness about the importance of conserving and sustainably using our oceans, seas, and marine resources. To find out how to get involved and to learn more...

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Spring Video Contest: UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015 at a UN Sustainable Development Summit, world leaders adopted 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as part of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. The UN describes the SDGs as follows: "The SDGs, also known as Global Goals, build on the success of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs)...

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IMUNA’s 2018 Summer Model UN Program

JULY 22-28, 2018 After serving more than 175,000 students around the world in 44 years, IMUNA and its flagship conference, NHSMUN, have come to exemplify academic excellence in Model UN. Our delegates and staff members have gone on to become influential leaders in international relations, business, science, law, and many...

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