The YMCA Model United Nations Program is designed to
introduce students to the operation and structure of the United
Nations while providing them with an opportunity to actively learn
about world cultures and debate issues of international importance.
Students will actively participate in conflict resolution, public
speaking, and coalition building, in addition to making new friends
and being exposed to new ideas. The program promotes leadership through
character development, while introducing students to a vast array of
The caliber of the YMCA Model United Nations Program is
built upon the quality of work and preparation performed by the
individual student prior to attending the conference. Our program is
an excellent learning situation when students participate to the
fullest extent of their abilities. If students are not adequately
prepared, they will not enjoy the experience and will inhibit others
from enjoying the full benefits of the program.