MUN Website Source List

Here are some sources that will help you find the information you are looking for. Remember that there isn’t one source that will tell you exactly what your country’s stance is – you will have to infer from several sources and perhaps even take a look at your country’s history and who they sided with for other similar issues.

This list will constantly be updated. ¬†If you find good sources, feel free to email me so I can add them to the list, too! ūüôā

GENERAL SOURCE LIST

COUNTRY PROFILES: ALL TOPICS

  • NTI Country Profiles –¬†http://www.nti.org/country-profiles/
  • UNA (country profiling) –¬†http://www.unausa.org/global-classrooms-model-un/how-to-participate/model-un-preparation/research/country-research

COUNTRY STANCE: NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT

  • General Country stance (most countries) –¬†http://fissilematerials.org/library/gfmr09cv.pdf
  • Weapons Free Zones ¬† ¬†–¬†http://www.un.org/disarmament/WMD/Nuclear/pdf/NWFZ-postcard-2010.pdf
  • CNN Nuclear Weapon States –¬†http://edition.cnn.com/interactive/2013/03/world/nuclear-weapon-states/
  • Arms Control (Country Resource) ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†–¬†http://www.armscontrol.org/countryresources
  • UNODA – United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs –¬†http://www.un.org/disarmament/
  • Interesting Video on Background information for disarmament –¬†http://www.un.org/disarmament/education/Movies/wmd_1540/

ACCESS TO DRINKING WATER

  • Water.org (Access by country) ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† –¬†http://water.org/water-crisis/water-facts/water/
  • World Health Organization (countries without access) –¬†http://www.who.int/pmnch/media/news/2012/201205_africa_scorecard.pdf ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† –¬†http://www.who.int
  • Ways to Provide Clean Water –¬†http://www.engineeringchallenges.org/cms/8996/9142.aspx
  • UN Water Facts and Figures ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† –¬†http://www.unwater.org/water-cooperation-2013/water-cooperation/facts-and-figures/
  • MDG 7 ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† –¬†http://www.un-kampagne.de/fileadmin/downloads/news3/final_human_rights_and_mdgs_brochure.pdf

 

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