Committees and Topics

BIGMUN 2021 is cancelled yet we wished to feature 12 different committees and councils, each containing around 22 delegates. We pride ourselves on offering interesting and complex topics every year, giving participants the opportunity to learn about the world they live in and to understand the complexities of international politics.

General Assembly

GA 1: Disarmament and International Security (DISEC)
  • Addressing the securitisation of climate change

  • Restoring peace and security in Yemen

Chair: Frederik Troen Høltzel

Co-chair: Leon Dante Jack Nightingale

Committee email: ga1@bigmun.dk

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GA 3: Social, Cultural and Humanitarian (SOCHUM) 
  • The question of protecting religious minorities from anti-religious governments

  • Establishing a universal framework for free speech

Chair: Alex Hensvold

Co-chair: Mary Ella Hedberg

Committee email: ga3@bigmun.dk

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GA 2: Economic and Financial Committee (ECOFIN)
  • Addressing the consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic on the global economy

  • The question of mitigating the US-China trade war

Chair: Ayça Zal

Co-chair: David Yosry Tawfik

Committee email: ga2@bigmun.dk

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GA 4: Special Political and Decolonisation (SPECPOL) 
  • Addressing risks of resource exploitation by foereign entities in Greenland

  • The question of international intervention on election integrity

Chair: Sophia Bitner

Co-chair: Andreas Flintholm Jørgensen

Committee email: ga4@bigmun.dk

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Commissions of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC)

ECOSOC 1: High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF)
  • The question of regulating the fast fashion industry

  • Evaluating the need to reform the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Chair: Ludovico Lumicisi

Co-chair: Nathalie Snow

Committee email: ecosoc1@bigmun.dk

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ECOSOC 3: Commission on the Status of Women (CSW)
  • The question of limiting inequality in terms of opportunities for women in Bangladesh

  • Establishing measures to prevent further femicides in Turkey

Chair: Gabrielle Ann Blicher Hansen

Co-chair: Viraj Rajurkar

Committee email: ecosoc3@bigmun.dk

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ECOSOC 2: Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice (CCPCJ)
  • Establishing an international standard of law enforcement and combating corruption

  • Establishing international jurisdiction of the Amazon rainforest

Chair: Martin Alexander Rudnicki Søndergaard-Jensen

Co-chair: Thea Møller Larsen

Committee email: ecosoc2@bigmun.dk

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ECOSOC 4: Commission for Science and Technology for Development (CSTD)
  • Addressing the right to privacy in the digital age

  • Establishing digital technologies as a means to empower traditionally marginalised people

Chair: Josefine Lærke Olsen

Co-chair: Andreas Munch Andersen

Committee email: ecosoc4@bigmun.dk

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Special Councils and Committees

Security Council (SC)
  • The question of the right of the Palestinian people to self-determination

  • Reaching a peaceful solution to the Libyan Crisis

  • To be revealed closer to conference

President: Carli Lee Jacobsen

Vice-President: Bryce Raj Karnikar

Committee email: sc@bigmun.dk

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Historic Security Council (HSC)
  • Addressing the Berlin Blockade (1949)

  • Restoring a peaceful solution in the Korean Peninsula (1950)

  • The question of an international response to apartheid in South Africa (1949 - 1960)

President: Roya Isabelle Heidari Andersen

Vice-President: Victoria Marie Ines Snounou

Committee email: hsc@bigmun.dk

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World Health Organisation (WHO)
  • Addressing the health hazards of wet markets

  • Establishing a global framework for pandemic responses

  • Establishing measures to Combat Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs) in the Sahel region

Chair: Solveig Baez Damgaard

Co-chair: Emma Ada Ozmen

Committee email: who@bigmun.dk

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Crisis Commitee (CC)
  • To be revealed closer to the conference

Chair: Gustav Dalsgaard Zdravkovic

Co-chair: Lucija Gruber Zlatec

Committee email: cc@bigmun.dk

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