The United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification is the only legally binding international agreement combining environment and development in order to achieve sustainability. Established in 1994 the UNCCD as of 2018 aims to restore vast expanses of degraded land, potentially improving the livelihoods of around 1.3 billion people.
Migration and Desertification in West-Africa: Fighting Drought for a Better Future.
Speaker: Dr. Seif Hamisi - Currently Seif is leading WWF’s Forest Landscape Restoration Africa, based in Daresalaam, Tanzania.
The United Nations Commission on the Status of Women is the foremost international body tasked solely with promoting gender equality and the empowerment of women. It was founded in 1946 and is a functional commission of ECOSOC.
Domestic Gender-Based Violence: a Shadow Pandemic.
Speaker: Dr. Ursula Sautter - Deupty Chairwoman of UN Women Germany, jouranlist and CDU Ctiy Councilor in Bonn.
Download UNCSW's Study Guide here (english version).
Download UNCSW's Spanish Study Guide here.
Download the Spanish RoP here.
TWO-CABINET HISTORICAL CRISIS COMMITTEE
This committee is a crisis-committee, compelling the delegates to take swift and decisive action under a state of emergency. Two cabinets will have to work together or against each other while finding themselves thrown into the volatile political landscape of the 19th century!
The Second Opium War
Downlod Crisis' Study Guide here.
Download the Crisis RoP here.
The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is a political and military alliance established in 1949, it aims to guarantee the freedom and security of it’s members by military as well as political means. As of now it has 30 members, all located in Europe or North America.
Space Defense: From Science Fiction to Science Fact.
Speaker: Lt Col Henry Heren - NATO Space & Cyberspace Strategist assigned to the JAPCC.
Download NATO's Study Guide here.
PRESS TEAM - BIMUN TRIBUNE
Participating in the press-team of BIMUN/SINUB’s 2020 conference offers an opportunity to experience how it might be to call out politicians and diplomats as a journalist and bring to the people the information they require in order to exact their will. Bring to light what must be seen!
Speaker: Vidi Legowo-Zipperer - head of the Indonesian Service at Deutsche Welle.
Download BIMUN Tribune's Study Guide here.