Committees

At BurnettMUN, we offer a range of different committees that cover a variety of world issues and provide challenges for Delegates of all skill levels.

Click on each committee name or flag for more information on the specific committee. Please note that all position papers must be submitted before Saturday, November 2 at 11:59 p.m. unless an extension has been granted by the committee staff.

Disarmament and International Security Committee (DISEC)

As the First Committee of the General Assembly, the Disarmament and International Security Committee deals with disarmament, global challenges and threats to peace that affect the international community.

Topic: Combating Illicit Weapons Trafficking

 

World Health Organization (WHO)

The World Health Organization is an agency of the United Nations with a focus on international public health, and acts as the primary organ for coordinating international health work.

Topic: Addressing Antimicrobial Resistance

 

United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) serves as the main organ of the United Nations for setting the global environmental agenda, helping implement environmental policies, and advocating for environment protection.

Topic: Proliferation of Marine Pollution

 

United Nations Security Council (UNSC)

The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) is the UN body responsible for the maintenance of international peace and security, and is the only UN body that can issue condemnations, pass legally binding resolutions, and authorize the legal usage of military force.

Topic: The Boko Haram Situation