What is MUN?

Model United Nations, also known as Model UN or MUN, is an educational simulation and academic competition in which students can learn about diplomacy, international relations, and the United Nations. MUN involves and teaches researching, public speaking, debating, and writing skills, in addition to critical thinking, teamwork, and leadership abilities.

What are some educational benefits of Model United Nations?

In these conferences, the students learn about the world as they prepare for Model UN conferences, represent other countries than their own and present possible solutions to global problems in committee. Also students develop confidence and leadership skills through experience. These conferences are opportunities to practice research, public speaking, teamwork, negotiation and writing skills in a safe and structed environment.

What is CKMUN?

CKMUN is a Model United Nations conference organized by Cihat Kora Anatolian High School MUN Club members.

Where and when is CKMUN held?

CKMUN will be held at campus of Cihat Kora Anatolian High School, Izmir from January 20 to January 23, 2018.

What’s the official language of CKMUN?

The official language of Model United Nations and thereby of CKMUN is English.

Is there a dress code?

The dress code for CKMUN is western business attire. Delegates wishing to wear their assigned country’s traditional clothes should contact the Secreteriat.

Do I need previous experience to participate in CKMUN?

You do not need previous experience to participate in CKMUN. However, experienced delegates will be allocated accordingly.

Can I represent my own country?

Delegates are not allowed to represent their own country or the country of their school.

Can my delegation participate in the conference without an advisor?

Contact the Secreteriat if you’re planning on joining the conference without an advisor.

Is it compulsory for me to attend all the sessions?

Delegates who do not attend more than 2 sessions will not be given their certificates of participation. If you have a special condition, contact the Secreteriat.

Who can apply to CKMUN2018?

Only high school students can apply to CKMUN2018 as delegates. College students can apply as committee directors, however.

Does CKMUN provide refunds?

Unfortunately not.

Are social events included in the payment?

No, they are not included. Transportation to and from the social events are included, however.

Are there any limitations for delegations?

There are no limitations for delegations, however the Secreteriat reserves the right to ask the Head Delegate to decrease the number of delegates since there are limited number of seats.

How can I get an invitation letter for my school?

Contact the PR Team via pr@ckmun.org in order to get an invitation letter.