Committees and Background Guides

2020 Committee Topics

Background guides will be available after February 15. Please see the Position Paper tab for instructions on how to submit your paper. 

High School

Security Council: Environmental Migrancy – Issues of State Security

Committee for Social, Humanitarian, and Cultural Issues (SOCHUM): Environmental Migrancy – Issues of Human Rights

Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC): Climate Change and its Implications on Global Trade

World Food Program (WFP): Natural Disasters and Food Security

United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP): Strategies and Support for Sustainable Urbanization

UN Women: The Role of Women in Climate Action


Middle School

United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP): Developing an Equitable Framework for Climate Action

UN Women: The Role of Women in Climate Action