LEVEL: Beginners Committee
As the principal United Nations office mandated to promote and protect human rights for all, the United Nations Human Rights Committee leads global human rights efforts speaks out objectively in the face of human rights violations worldwide. They provide a forum for identifying, highlighting and developing responses to today’s human rights challenges, and act as the principal focal point of human rights research, education, public information, and advocacy activities in the United Nations system.
Topic A: Corporate accountability and responsibility for the protection of Human rights: implementing Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights
Topic B: Investigating the gay concentration camps in Chechnya
Read the Study Guide here: CUIMUN-XXIII-UNHRC
Position papers must be emailed to your Chairs by Friday 20th of October.
||Name: Afolabi Adekaiyaoja
Occupation: Trying to figure that out myself
MUN Life: Heading into RetireMUNt (I mean it this time)
Hobbies: Writing, Debating, Cinema, Theatre, Cooking and Sightseeing…the sites vary
Fun Fact about Me: My picture shows I have bigger hands than George Mullens
||Name: Karolina Jarosinska
Occupation: enjoying the last bits of student life
MUN Life: My social life
Hobbies: Apart from MUN? None. Sometimes reading, writing, power lifting and fitness, puppers.
Fun Fact about Me: I can squat and deadlift 90% of people present at CUIMUN.
||Name: Vaishnavi Sayal
MUN Life: Don’t know what that is
Hobbies: Eating, reading, eating, sleeping, eating.
Fun Fact about Me: I tan like a burnt toast even in British summer, I hate potatoes in biryani and some Welshnavi is my new nickname.