It is important to introduce the Holy See and Palestine in MMUN’s committees because it’s a chance for delegates and teachers to get one step closer to the workings of the real UN: the two have accredited Missions to the UN. Students and teachers will enlarge their horizons by learning about them in the international panorama: everybody will have a […]
The peace builder Scilla Elworthy, nominated three times for the Nobel Peace Prize, will be a keynote speaker and hold a Parent-Teacher Workshop at NYC MMUN Conference February 2018 Scilla is a world-renowned peace activist & Nobel Peace Prize nominee. In her personal biography, she describes her passion and engagement for a better world already when […]
MMUN is pleased to welcome Richard Ungerer, former Executive Director of American Montessori Society (AMS) to the MMUN Board of Advisors. We would like to introduce Mr. Ungerer with his own words: “Children have the capacity to create change, but we need to provide microcosms that strengthen their self-awareness and build their competencies so […]
We are pleased to announce that MMUN has been recognized as an NGO in Special Consultative Status with the Economic and Social Council (EcoSoc). As stated by resolution 1996/31 on the “Consultative relationship between the United Nations and non-governmental organizations,” “… Consultative arrangements are to be made, on the one hand, for the purpose of […]
MMUN is holding a MMUN Teacher Workshop in Berlin on Nov 1st-2nd in collaboration with Montessori Stiftung Berlin! In order to register for this workshop, this must be done through their website. The link is listed below: http://montessori-stiftung.de/weiterbildung/montessori-model-united-nations-mmun/ See you in Berlin!
MMUN is pleased to welcome Valentina Carlino as our Conference and Events Manager. Valentina has a strong experience in the field of event management, including 14 years managing international Model UN conferences. She has a Master in Global Politics from the University of Catania. Valentina has her own not for profit organization, Global Action®, for […]
This past week in Fort Wayne, Indiana, the Midwest Regional Conference was held. Hudson Montessori School documented their experience in this touching montage! Please click here to view this experience.
The World Food Programme has posted an article about the Rome 2017 Conference! To view the article CLICK HERE.
The Montessori Model United Nations program (MMUN) hosted more than 500 student delegates, teachers and parents from 18 nations at its 5th annual MMUN Europe Conference, April 25th-28th. Committee meetings were held at the Marriott Parc Hotel in Rome and the Closing Plenary was held at the World Food Programme’s magnificent Assembly Hall. CLICK HERE […]
Thirty four hundred Delegates, Teachers and Chaperones from 30 nations attended the 11th Annual MMUN NYC International Conference March 8th-11th in New York City. At the Opening Ceremony they were greeted by a video message from UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres welcoming them to the conference, stressing the importance of their work, reminding them that […]