TIANMUN 2016 , October 20th-22nd. TIANMUN conference begins in Thursday afternoon of the 20th and will end Saturday afternoon of the 22nd. For schools travelling from outside Tianjin, TIANMUN offers a choice of two hotels where shuttle to and from the conference will occur.
TIANMUN is a three-day United Nations simulation for grades 8-12 grade. 350 students from 18 schools will work together to develop and debate innovative solutions to current world issues. The goal of TIANMUN is to increase students’ knowledge regarding international issues, policy making and the activities of the United Nations. Valuable skills in public speaking, research and writing, negotiation and powers of persuasion, leadership, organization, and interpersonal communication will also be acquired. TIANMUN will offer choices of eight different committees including Security Council, Human Rights Council, Disarmanent Committee, Advisory Panel, Special Council and General Assembly. New for 2016, TIANMUN will offer a committee conducted entirely in Mandarin. Another new committee will use the UNA-USA while the other committes use THIMUN rules. Just list your preferences on the “interest form”.
TIANMUN is located on the campus of Tianjin International School in Tianjin, China. We welcome your interest in TIANMUN. Please contact us with any questions.
While visiting Tianjin, schools may want to spend time learning more about the interesting history of the city and touring interesting sites. Tianjin is just 30 minutes travel by bullet train from Beijing. For your convenience we have included links to website for ideas on how to make the most of your visit.