Video Footage from May 11-12, 2016 NW BOCES' Fifth Annual Colorado Model United Nations Forum (CO-MUN)
General Assembly Day 2:
CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC
-- The clip is from the author's speech. This resolution was initially tabled after a 14 to 14 tie vote but when re-visited passed the general assembly with a vote of 18 to 10. CAR's resolution was titled "Sexual Violence and Peacekeepers." The team representing CAR is from Steamboat Springs Middle School. (0:54)
LESOTHO-- Clip of reading the resolution.
(0:54) Clip of debate after author's speech with a point of order called.
(0:54) This resolution passed the general assembly with a vote of 16 to 12. Lesotho's resolution was titled "Education of Deadly Diseases." The team representing Lesotho is from Preston Middle School.
Video Footage from May 9-10, 2012 NW BOCES' First Annual Colorado Model United Nations Forum (CO-MUN)
Many things have changed over the number of years that we have been doing Model UN, but these video clips are still applicable and helpful to watch in preparation.
Three Clips from the opening remarks to give you a sense of setting the tone for the Forum:
What is debate?
How do you decide whether to support a resolution?
Visualize being at the Model UN headquarters in NY
The following two clips are both from the General
Assembly on Day 2:
An example of a resolution that passed the general assembly with a vote
of 12 to 10. Brazil's resolution was titled "Reducing Deforestation."
The team representing Brazil is from Eagle Valley Middle School. (10:19)
An example of a resolution that did not pass the general assembly with a
vote of 7 to 15. Egypt's resolution was titled "Establishing Women's
Right to Education in Egypt." The team representing Egypt is from
Hayden Middle School. (9:22)