Happy New Year, everyone! In 2018 we have been up to a lot of things: our fundraising team organised cake and waffle sales, we did presentations on Namibian history, politics, economy etc. , we started working in our committees and wrote our first position paper. Last but not least we had a nice Christmas party … More

1st Simulation

It is Saturday, 10 a.m., and the formal meeting starts with the roll call. Students of the University of Tübingen, dressed up in professional business attire, represent the UN delegations. The chair (Bettina Ahrens) and rapporteurs (Lidija Beganović and Malena Halmer) guide the delegates through formal session. It is all just a simulation, yet everyone … More 1st Simulation

We are Back!

New academic year, new delegation! We started our first session this week and are now expecting the applications of our potential new delegates that will be representing Namibia next year in New York. It is going to be a great challenge and a lot of fun. You still have the chance to apply until 10pm … More We are Back!

The Grand Finale

Finally, it was there – the moment (or rather the days) we had been waiting for. When we sat in the opening ceremony on Sunday, March 24th, overviewing a grand ballroom in which hundreds of people were chatting excitedly, we felt that this was what we had been preparing for since octobre. After the opening ceremony, … More The Grand Finale

Our Trip to Geneva

From February 14th to 18th, part of our delegation went on a trip to Geneva. Geneva hosts the head quarters of many UN organizations and is home to many diplomats from around the globe. Travelling to Geneva was therefore particularly interesting for our preparation for NMUN, since we had the chance to visit some institutions … More Our Trip to Geneva

TMUN 2018

Last Friday, February 9th, the Tuebingen Model United Nations took place in the “Neue Aula” of the Eberhard Karls University. Much like the simulation at Hohenheim, our delegation was joined by students from Hohenheim and Heidelberg during our UN Simulation. After a great opening and welcoming speech from Prof. Dr. Thomas Diez, director of the Institute … More TMUN 2018

Speech Training by Cevey Consulting

Being convincing is maybe the most important skill for a delegate to achieve. Oratory is a key factor in being successful during the negotiations and giving speeches, making statements and arguments. To help the Tübingen NMUN delegation 2018 in improving our body language, speech structure, and presentation skills, Dr. Marco Behrmann of Cevey Consulting visited … More Speech Training by Cevey Consulting