NevskyMUN XI

March 13–20, 2021
in Saint Petersburg

We are incredibly sad to announce that NevskyMUN 2020 is cancelled.

 

Due to the latest development around the coronavirus outbreak, with travel restrictions as well as capacity limits imposed on events in place, we are forced
to cancel the conference this year.

 

We wish you all the best and hope to see you next year. For detailed enquiries, please contact us here or through the form below.

 

About
Us

NevskyMUN is an international Model United Nations conference for high school students.

 

With eleven years of tradition, NevskyMUN was a Russian MUN pioneer. It takes place every March at Gymnasium #2 in St. Petersburg, and is organised by experiences MUNers and the Schmoll family from Firebird Tours.

 

Discussed Topics

Dear delegates,

from human rights and sustainable energy, to military crises and newly emerging threats in cyber space, the selection of topics is always wide at NevskyMUN. That is why you are also expected to do a thorough research beforehand. 

You can find synopses below to work as a springboard for your topical research, or feel free to download all the synopses here. You can also email your chairs to discuss your upcoming committee work via clicking their name.

Cybersecurity,

chaired by Leyla & Peter

x Combatting state-sponsored hacking

x The use of facial recognition as a weapon

Cybersecurity

Social & Cultural,

chaired by Tom & Daria

x Ensuring food security in countries affected by droughts

x Combatting the decline of basic immunization

Social & Cultural

Environmental,

chaired by Altar & Danila

x Preventing the extinction of coastal marine ecosystems

x Measures to cut down single-use plastics

Environmental

Human Rights,

chaired by Nikolay

x Universal health coverage

x Recognising the basic rights of the LGBTQ+ community

Human Rights

Disarmament,

chaired by Alp Deniz & Denis

x Preventing conflicts in the Arctic

x Measures against the use of the Internet for terrorist purposes

Disarmament

Security Council,

chaired by Simon & Alexander

x Situation in Kashmir

x Situation in Afghanistan

x Question of North Korea's nuclear arsenal

Security Council

 

Itinerary

14th

You will be met by a guide who will accompany you to the Hotel.
Dinner on your own. 

17th

8:45 Depart hotel by bus to Gym#2.
9:30–12:30 Committees in session.
12:30 Lunch by committees in host school cafeteria.
13:30–16:00 Committees in session.
16:30 Transfer to hotel for freshening up.
18:00 Buffet Dinner in Hotel.
19:00 Depart hotel for ballet performance.
20:00 Ballet performance (mix of classical and contemporary dance).
22:00 Return to Hotel.

15th

9:00 Depart for Sightseeing.
12:30 Lunch in City Restaurants.
14:30 Visit the Hermitage Museum.
17:30 Registration in our host school, historic Gym#2.
17:45 Informal meeting of delegates in Committees.
17:45 Directors Meeting.
19:00 Depart Gym#2.
19:30 Dinner in Tchaikovsky Restaurant.
21:00 Return to Hotel.

18th

8:30 Board buses to travel to school.
9:30–12:30 G.A. and Security Council in session.
12:30 Lunch in school cafeteria.
14:00–15:00 Closing Ceremony.
15:00 Free time in city center with Gymnasium #2 student hosts.
18:00 Buffet Dinner in Hotel.
19:00 Depart for Disco.
19:30 Performance by the Nevsky Ensemble Troupe.
20:00–22:00 Disco.
22:00 Return to Hotel.

16th

9:00 Depart hotel in buses.
10:00–12:00 Opening ceremony in the Mariinsky Palace.
13:00 Lunch by committees in host school cafeteria.
14:00–18:00 Lobbying/Committees in session.
14:30–18:00 Approval Panel at work.
18:15 Depart school to walk to our buses.
18:30 Depart by bus to Nikolayevsky Palace.
19:00 Palace Dinner.
21:00 Return to Hotel.

19th

Buffet Breakfast in hotel.
Depart for the airport according to your flight schedule.
 

Contacts

NevskyMUN Organizers

Firebird Fine Arts Tours

Moritzstraße 21

01465 Dresden, GER

info@firebird-tours.com

Gymnasium 2

Kazanskaya 27

190000 Saint Petersburg

2spbg.ru

Accommodation

Hotel Oktyaberskaya

Ligovskiy Prospect 10/118

191036 Saint Petersburg

oktober-hotel.spb.ru

Contacts for delegates

For any additional questions regarding committees, topics or conference format, you will be able to contact your chairs (see their contacts above). You can also reach us via contact form below.

Get in touch!

In case of any additional questions, don't hesitate to contact us by filling out the form below.

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