The place were debate takes place. In this room you will experience different emotions, listen to different opinions, express your ideas and solutions and even make friends. During the sessions focus and try your best. Choose the committe and topic you like and research to make your experience even better.
Emmanuel Balderas Robles
Undersecretary of General Assembly
It is an honor for us to welcome you to the ninth Nuevo Continente Model United Nations.
First and foremost thank you for choosing the General Assembly committee, it is a pleasure having you as part of the committee, I am sure you will make the best out of this experience, which hopefully will positively impact your personal growth.
As you know The General Assembly is vital for the United Nations; as a committee, it is the duty of the members to determine what resolutions fit better for the different global agendas, as well as reaching a resolution for your own topics.
During the next days we will be debating and negotiating strategies and searching for the best resolutions for the topics at hand, I hope you give the best of yourselves, I am so excited to hear all your ideas and solutions for the problems of today for a better tomorrow, feel free to express all your thoughts and solutions.
I applaud all and each of the minds that have chosen to be the start of the change. I am sure that from this experience the most valuable leaders, profesionist, and human beings will turn up.
Quoting Albert Einstein: “You never fail until you stop trying”, we expect you to keep trying and the outcome will be success.
Looking forward to meet you:
Maximiliano Echeverría Landeros
Undersecretary of Specialized Agencies
“I believe that it is important to take care of each other, and a priority to make the world a better place.”
Welcome to the NC Model of the United Nations, it is my pleasure to be with you throughout this journey. Thank you for choosing this committee, you will not regret it.
The United Nations has 14 Specialized agencies that are autonomous organizations working with each other through the coordinating machinery of the United Nations, Economic and Social Council at an intergovernmental level.
We have prepared this NC MUN to give you the best experience. During the 3 days the Model lasts, we will be debating a solution for the topics assigned. You'll have to support your position papers. Over time I have had the opportunity to participate in different models. I am very pleased to be in this team. Honestly I think this is an opportunity for all of us to learn new things and live an excellent experience.
I’m really excited to start this new model, I hope I will see you here this February.
Carla Daniela Mendoza Pérez
Undersecretary of Human Rights
Welcome Delegates! It’s an honor for us to have you in the ninth edition of the Nuevo Continente Model United Nations.
Thank you for choosing this committee, I am sure you will have a great experience during the whole model, working as a team, you will be able to reach the best solution to the problems.
As you work during these three days you will be able to debate and share your ideas too, at the end your solutions may be reflected in the real world and be part of the change.
As you know the Human Rights committee is focused on defending people's rights around the world having a vision on improving equality and respect.
Take this as a chance to bring out your vision and goals in this committee.
We are honored to have you as part of this big family, despite the situations we are facing nowadays all around the world.
I am very excited to see you here and to observe how the future leaders of the world are starting to take shape.
Good luck ! I can't wait to meet you.
Diego Herrera Flores
Undersecretary of the Economic & Social Council
Firstly welcome to ECOSOC ( Economic and Social council) , it is a big pleasure for us having you in our 9th Model United Nations .
I am sure that we are inaugurating a new adventure that includes a lot of experiences and knowledge which will form the leaders of tomorrow.I wish that you can enjoy and at the same time acquire knowledge that can help you and others in the future .
ECOSOC is an essential part of ONU, you will be in charge of facing and solving diverse social economic problems that affect globally, all this in the most efficient and humane way.
We expect you to be able to propose smart and overwhelming solutions that really help make the world a better place.
And finally but not least, I hope you enjoy this model as I do.
“A man can’t change the world, a mind will”
Liliana Domínguez Sam
Undersecretary of the UN Children's Fund
Welcome to the ninth NC Model United Nations. It is a pleasure for me to have you as delegates of this committee. I’m excited to be part of this journey with you.
The United Nations Children’s Fund, also known as UNICEF, is a division of the UN that works in over 190 countries around the world to provide protection and defend human rights for children and adolescents going through tough situations.
‘Every child has the right to grow in a safe and inclusive environment.’
This year’s theme is racism; which means we will be discussing how this affects children around the world. You will be introducing your position papers, debating and finally coming up with the best resolutions you can find for each situation you will be developing.
Thank you for choosing this committee, I hope it is everything you expected. Remember that it is our duty to change everything that is wrong with the world, because the change starts with each one of us. So congratulations for being part of this Model, to be interested in what is going on with the world. I’m looking forward to meeting you all.
Wish you the best of luck.
If you do not like something, change it; and if you can not change it, learn to empower it.
INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL COURT
Manuel Pérez Martínez
President of the ICC
"At his best, man is the noblest of all animals; separated from law and justice he is the worst."
Dear delegates, it is a pleasure for me to be in this great Model United Nations. For me it is an honor to be your undersecretary and I hope you like this great project in which we have invested long time and effort.
These days we will solve a very important case in which many victims are involved, they deserve justice for what they have gone through. I hope this case can be resolved in a fair and accurate way and as I said, justice be served.
In my committee I promise not to disappoint you and that it will be one of the best committees of all because thanks to justice this case will be resolved. I hope you enjoy it.