GENERAL

What is MUN?

Model United Nations is a conference type which is an educational simulation that students learn about diplomacy, politics and the United Nations. In this conferences students simulate the real UN Bodies, real global political topics and real diplomatic rules, so we can clearly say that it takes place in a professional environment. MUN is also an academic, social and cultural event that involves students to research, speak, debate, write and think.

What is MUNIAC?

MUNIAC is a Model United Nations conference that will be held for the second time in Balikesir between November 27-28 2021.

How about clothing?

The dress code is formal but western business attire would be appropriate for female participants. Suits, ties, and jackets would be appropriate for male participants. It is absolutely not allowed to wear casual clothes! And please keep in mind that this is not a wedding ceremony or celebration, so please avoid colorful dresses, too.

Who organizes MUNIAC?

The Model United Nations of Açı College (MUNIAC) is organized by Model United Nations Club of Açı Science and Anatolian High School Students, and their MUN Advisors, who have many MUN experiences in Turkey and other foreign countries.

ACADEMICS

What is the official language?

The official language of MUNIAC is English.

What is the format of Rules of Procedures?

MUNIAC is the only Mixed (close to Harvard) Style conference in Balıkesir. So, we mostly use the Rules of Procedures of HARVARD Organization. As THIMUN and HARVARD Rules are so similar to each other, we also try to use some THIMUN Rules so that our RoP will be MIXED.

Do I need previous experience to participate?

You do not need previous experience to participate. Learning carefully the details of the Rules of Procedures would be enough to debate successfully in the committees.

How can I get prepared for the conference?

As we have plenary and training session, no preparation needed for our conference. You may only do some research about your assigned country’s background information.

Is it compulsory to attend all the sessions?

Delegates who miss more than one session will not be able to have their e-certificates of participation.

When will the allocations begin?

22.11.2021

Are there any workshops for participants?

TRAINIAC! We already did it and it was AWESOME! 🙂

ORGANIZATIONAL

Who can apply?

Only AÇI high school students can apply to MUNIAC.

How can I apply?

You may apply through the application forms.

Does MUNIAC provide refund?

Unfortunately, we do not provide any refunds after allocations.

LOGISTICS

Where does conference will take place during COVID-19 Outbreak?

The conference will be held face to face. The meeting links will be shared to all participants prior to the conference.