SPSMUN18 was our inaugural conference, taking place from the 12th-14th January 2018, with 42 countries and six committees and 12 topics:

  • Security Council
    • The Question of the North Korean Nuclear Missile Crisis
    • The Question of the Possibilities for Radical Geopolitical Changes in the Middle East
  • 1985DISEC (a historical Disarmament Committee allowing us to explore various contentious issues within the lens of a particularly politically charged and divided time, the Cold War)
    • The Question of Nuclear Disarmament
    • The Question of Military Involvement in Afghanistan
  • SPECPOL (Special Political and Decolonisation Committee)
    • The Question of the Remit of Future UN Peacekeeping Missions
    • The Question of the Rights of Climate Refugees
    • The Question of the Role of International Governmental Development Aid
  • SOCHUM (Social, Humanitarian, and Cultural Committee)
    • The Question of the Persecution of Religious Minorities around the World
    • The Question of the Limitations of Worldwide Free Speech
    • The Question of Life Imprisonment and Solitary Confinement
  • Legal
    • The Question of Recognition of State Sovereignty
    • The Question of Military Intervention in Response to Global Terrorism

Although the issues and indeed committees will be different for 2019, if you want to get a better idea of how issues are approached at MUN, feel free to read the 2018 Issue Briefing Pack

If you would like to get a general idea of what resolutions look like at MUNs feel free to look through the 2018 GA Pack, though please note that these are all the results of the hard work of other students so it is requested that you refrain from merely copying these into your own resolutions –  2018 GA Pack