September 12, 2018

NigMUNS Marks United Nations Day for South South Cooperation

September 12 The United Nations Day for South South Cooperation The United Nations Day for South South Cooperation is a day to celebrate the ever growing development and support that exists between developing countries or the ‘Global South Countries’. South-South cooperation is an important factor of worldwide collaboration for growth […]
September 5, 2018

NigMUNS MARKS INTERNATIONAL DAY OF CHARITY

Charity begins at home but it shouldn’t end there. That is a very popular Scottish saying that we should all be encouraged to live by as we celebrate International Day of Charity. The International Day of Charity was declared by the United Nations General Assembly in 2012 after a resolution […]
August 23, 2018

Kofi Annan, the only black African to become UN secretary-general, has died.

The 80-year-old “passed away peacefully on Saturday after a short illness”, the foundation named after him said. His home country, Ghana, has declared a week of national mourning. Annan served two terms as UN chief from 1997 to 2006, and was awarded a Nobel Peace Prize for his humanitarian work. […]
May 15, 2018

NigMUNS PRESENTS AWARD PRIZE OF N250,000 TO CHIDERAH ONUORAH

Chiderah Onuorah of Loyola Jesuit College, Abuja emerged the overall winner of the NISSMUN 2017 conference theme essay competition. He was presented with a cheque of N250, 000 only at his school by Chika Nwaozuzu, the Chairman, Governing Council of the Nigeria Model United Nations Society (NigMUNS).   Chiderah came […]
November 28, 2017

Conference Theme: NISSMUN 2018

Eliminating acts of intolerance, discrimination and hate crimes through Education – We live in a world that is so interconnected despite the vastness of distances between every continent, country, and town to the other.  One basic reason for our connection is that we are all human. We may speak different […]
November 28, 2017

Committees and Topics: NISSMUN 2018

GENERAL ASSEMBLY (GA) Global action for total elimination of racism, discrimination, xenophobia and other related intolerance Promoting mutual respect and understanding SECURITY COUNCIL (SC) Lasting solution to the middle east crisis Terrorism as a grave threat to world peace and security ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COUNCIL (ECOSOC) Promoting inclusive and sustainable […]
September 12, 2017

More Than 3.5 Million Refugee Children Don’t Attend Schools – UN

More than half the world’s refugee children — some 3.5 million altogether — do not attend school, the UN refugee agency said Tuesday, urging greater and steadier funding for their education. “Some 3.5 million didn’t get a single day” of school last year from among the 6.4 million children aged […]
September 8, 2017

Marginalization, Perceived Abuse Of Power Pushing Africa’s Youth To Extremism – UN study

Deprivation, marginalization and perceived state violence or abuse of power are pushing young Africans into the clutches of violent extremism, a groundbreaking study by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) reveals. “This study sounds the alarm that as a region, Africa’s vulnerability to violent extremism is deepening,” Abdoulaye Mar Dieye, UNDP […]