DurMUN 2019: Conference Edition

It’s been a month since DurMUN 2019, and we already find ourselves reminiscing about the conference! ICYM or you’re feeling the post-DurMUN blues, here’s the 2019 conference edition of The Mondial.

This edition includes live coverage of the opening ceremony and committee debates. It also offers beat reporting on topics such as strong-arm politics and the dawn of the digital citizen. Highlights from the conference may be found on the last page!

Opening Ceremony Article Citations:
1. https://www.parliament.uk/biographies/commons/dr-roberta-blackman-woods/1501
2. http://www.cpahq.org/cpahq/
3. https://www.ipu.org
'Entering the age of the "strong-man"' Citations:
1. https://www.npr.org/2017/05/02/526520042/6-strongmen-trumps-praised-and-the-conflicts-it-presents
2. https://foreignpolicy.com/gt-essay/springtime-for-strongmen-authoritarian-leaders-china-russia-north-korea-venezuela-turkey/
3. https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/theworldpost/wp/2018/03/20/duterte/?utm_term=.89ac5c190044
4. https://www.reuters.com/article/us-venezuela-politics-un/at-u-n-pompeo-asks-countries-to-pick-a-side-on-venezuela-idUSKCN1PK0EM
5. http://www.hurriyetdailynews.com/venezuelan-president-maduro-hails-support-of-turkey-russia-china-140755