Colegio Americano de Torreón
20-22 Oct, 2017
2017-10-20 08:00:00

CATMUN 2017

At Colegio Americano de Torreón Model United Nations (CATMUN), delegates experience first-hand the challenges of negotiation, and international relations by assuming the roles of United Nations representatives and members of other decision-making bodies.

THEME FOR 2017

CATMUN 2017 is the cusp of a legacy stretching back to Colegio Americano de Torreón’s first Model United Nations club.

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Committees

Security Council

Topic A: Rising international tensions with the increased testing of nuclear weapons.

Topic B: The development of norms for dealing with malware and international cyber attacks.

ECOSOC

Topic A: Increasing the Availability of Sustainable Energy.

Topic B: Closing the Global Wage Gap.

Human Rights Council

Topic A: Education of refugees displaced by Middle Eastern tensions.

Topic B: International responses to the humans rights crisis in Venezuela.

Asamblea General

Topic A: Mejorar la coordinación en la respuesta humanitaria a los desastres naturales y otras emergencias.

Topic B: Prevenir la violencia y discriminación respecto a la identidad de género y orientación sexual.

Gabinete Presidencial Mexicano

Topic A: Lucha contra los cárteles y el narcotráfico.

Topic B: Desarrollo sustentable del sistema de salud mexicana para la atención adecuada a los ciudadanos.

UNESCO

Topic A: Safeguarding cultural heritage in conflict zones.

Topic B: Promoting the safety of journalists.

Schedule

Day 1
20 October 2017
16:20 — 16:50
Registration
Multipurpose Room
16:50 — 17:15
Inauguration
Multipurpose Room
17:25 — 18:40
First Session
Committee Rooms
18:40 — 19:00
Break
Main Hallway
19:00 — 20:15
Second Session
Committee Rooms
Day 2
21 October 2017
09:00 — 10:15
Third Session
Committee Rooms
10:15 — 10:30
Break
Main Hallway
10:30 — 11:45
Fourth Session
Committee Rooms
11:45 — 12:00
Break
Main Hallway
12:00 — 13:30
Game Show
CVPA Theater
13:30 — 14:45
Fifth Session
Committee Rooms
14:45 — 15:55
Lunch
Outside Cafeteria
16:00 — 17:15
Sixth Session
Committee Rooms
17:15 — 17:30
Break
Main Hallway
17:30 — 18:45
Seventh Session
Committee Rooms
Day 3
22 October 2017
09:00 — 10:15
Eighth Session
Committee Rooms
10:15 — 10:30
Break
Main Hallway
10:30 — 11:45
Ninth Session
Committee Rooms
11:45 — 12:00
Break
Main Hallway
12:00 — 12:50
Tenth Session
Committee Rooms
13:00 — 14:00
Closing Ceremnoy
Multipurpose Room