MAU 2019 Working Agenda & Schedule

WORKING AGENDA

THE 9TH ANNUAL MODEL AFRICAN UNION SIMULATION

Pittsburgh High Schools

 

The 2019 MAU date and agenda will be released in October!

WILLIAM PITT UNION ASSEMBLY ROOM & BALLROOM

UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH

 

Tentative Schedule

Time

Activity

8:30-8:45am

Registration/Check-in/Breakfast

8:45-9:15am

Welcome and Keynote Address

9:30-11:50am

Morning Session of Simulation

12:00-12:30pm

Lunch Break with Entertainment at The Background

12:45-1:45pm

Plenary session (Debates & Votes & Adoption of Final Resolutions)

Committees must submit passed resolutions to the Executive Council by 1:45 pm

2:10-2:45pm

Closing Remarks and Distribution of Certificates, Awards and closing ceremony

            

Venues for Debate Sessions (TBD)

Kurtzman Room               Climate Change and Desertification Unit (CCDU)

WPU Grand Lobby            Committee on Democracy, Governance and Human Rights (CDGH)

 

 

CONFERENCE AGENDA

Preview: This year's agenda will focus on issues of refugees, internally displaced persons (IDPs), climate change and conflict resolution. The complete agenda will be released in October

 

AFRICAN UNION PROTOCOLS

Please refer to the following Protocols from the African Union when preparing for the 2019 MAU.  

 

Topic 1: Climate Change

The 2014 African Strategy on Climate Change 

 

Topic 2: Refugees

The 1967 Protocol Relating to the Status of Refugees

The 1951 Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees

 

Topic 3: Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs)

The African Union Convention for the Protection and Assistance of Internally Displaced Persons in Africa (The Kampala Convention)