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General tools, documents, and resources for conferences.

Useful links!

Per our meeting yesterday, I’m beginning here a list of helpful research links. We’ll continue to add to this list throughout the year; send suggestions! http://youthforhumanrights.org/ Useful for relating human rights to the MDGs. Here you’ll find videos for all … Continue reading

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Chart: The roles of the dais

For anyone curious about the specific roles and duties of each member of the dais, attached is a graphic organizer detailing the responsibilities of the chair, director, rapporteur, and the conference services team. This information can be found in the … Continue reading

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Sample non-state actor statement

Good morning! I am attaching here a sample statement from a non-state actor. You’ll notice that it’s quite similar to a country position paper, when it comes down to it. Feel free to use it with your students as an … Continue reading

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Digital Resources Quick Reference Guide

Here we’ve compiled some Internet resources that will be useful for your students’ research. Many of these resources have already appeared on this blog in previous years. We’ve included several websites for general country research, a few sites that focus … Continue reading

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Non-State Actors

Hello everyone! This year we’re doing something a bit different from years past and including some non-state actors in our GC proceedings. These range from NGOs like Amnesty International and Oxfam to behemoths like the European Union and the Islamic … Continue reading

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Conference Script

Hola! Libby told me about the wonderful Conference Script she found on the blog from last year’s Fulbrights, and I’d like to re-post it here for anyone who wants to read/ use it this year. I’m really excited for our … Continue reading

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Great sites for second and third year students!

¡Hola todos! On prb.org you can find a lot of information about the global population and there is a great video on the homepage to show to your segundo students! (www.prb.org) Also, my tercero students have found the following websites … Continue reading

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Resources for 2º Global Classrooms

Hello all! Isadora and I have found a few resources that connect to the segundos’ topic and might be fun activities to spice up class time. Here are the links: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-15391515  (a BBC application, very quick, where you can enter … Continue reading

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Country assignments

Please, notice that this includes the information you provided at the beginning of the year. You can also download it here: assignments2012  

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Background guides with this year topics

There we go… First post for this new academic year. GA – Humanitarian & Natural Disasters IAEA – Nuclear Clean-up WHO – Aging Population All best, Jorge

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