Helsinki International Model United Nations HELIMUN ry is a student run, non-profit organisation registered in Helsinki, Finland. HELIMUN ry arranges an annual, international Model United Nations conference for secondary school students. HELIMUN conferences provide an unique opportunity for students to practice their public speaking and language skills and deepen their understanding of contemporary international issues and the work of United Nations.

Schedule of HELIMUN May 8-9, 2018 sticky icon

May 8, 2018

8.15-8.45 Registration
8.15-9.30 Lobbying
9.30 Opening ceremonies
10.00 General Assembly, Human Rights Commission, ECOSOC, Security Council, ICJ in session
Lunch
12.00-15.30 Committee work, Human Rights Commisison, ECOSOC, Security Council and ICJ in session

May 9, 2018

9.00- Committee work, Human Rights Commisison, ECOSOC, Security Council and ICJ in session
Lunch
12.30-15.00 General Assembly, Human Rights Commission, ECOSOC, Security Council, ICJ in session
Reports of the Presidents of HRC, ECOSOC, SC and ICJ
Closing ceremonies

Research Reports sticky icon

HELIMUN XVIII Research Reports can be found here:

1st Committee of the General Assembly (International Security & Disarmament)

XVIII Annual Session (2018) sticky icon

The XVIII Annual Session of HELIMUN will be held in Kulosaari Secondary School May 8-9, 2018. The theme of the 18th session is A Divided World .

Invitation letters to schools will be sent in September and the last day to enrol your school is November 30, 2017.

HELIMUN 2016 Appointments

The Conference Manager for HELIMUN 2016 is Mr Emil Aaltonen. On September 28 Mr Johannes Raami was appointed Assistant Conference Manager.

The Executive Student Officers were appointed as follows; Mr Tomi Sirola Secretary General (SG), Ms Aino Kiiveri Deputy Secretary General (DSG) and Mr Nicholas Colb President of the General Assembly (PGA).

HELIMUN 2015 NGOs and NMDs

Amnesty International
FAO
Human Rights Watch
Greenpeace
IAEA
ICRC
Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)
Palestine
UNCTAD
UNDP
UNEP
UNICEF
UNWOMEN
WHO
World Bank

Security Council Member States

The following member states will be represented in the XV Annual Session of HELIMUN:

Argentina
Australia
Chad
Chile
China
France
Jordan
Lithuania
Luxembourg
Nigeria
Republic of Korea
Russian Federation
Rwanda
United Kingdom
United States of America

Delegation Assignments

The following schools will be participating in HELIMUN 2015:
Maunula Lower Secondary School, the German School of Helsinki, the International School of Helsinki, the Anglo-American School of Moscow, Espoo International School, Ressu Upper Secondary School, Ressu Lower Secondary School and Kulosaari Secondary School.

All other schools except Kulosaari will be informed their delegation assignments by Friday Feb 14. Kulosaari students will get their delegation assignments after February 23.

Research Reports Online

The research reports for HELIMUN XV Annual Session are now online, under XV Annual Session (2015), or simply click here. They are information packets on every question in the agenda. We highly encourage all delegates to study the reports carefully while preparing for HELIMUN.



HELIMUN XVIII Annual Session

The next, XVIII Annual Session of HELIMUN will take place at Kulosaari Secondary School May 8-9 2018.

Countdown

16 days until HELIMUN XVIII.