Over 150 International Students Took Part in VALMUN 2015

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ASV hosted it’s third annual VALMUN conference on the weekend of November 20 – 22. It was the largest conference to date seeing over 150 students participating. Visiting schools including Oporto British School, Izmir Middle School from Turkey, International School of Luxembourg, American School of Madrid, and Cambridge House arrived on Friday November 20 and were…

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VALMUN in the News

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Newspapers and other local media put their eyes on VALMUN. On Tuesday, November 24 the station Levante TV broadcasted a report named “The future of Diplomacy”. You can watch it online by clicking on this link.       On Wednesday, November 25, a big picture of the delegates at the…

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VALMUN Moves to the UN Support Base in Valencia

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‪The conference moved today to the ‎UN‬ Support Base in Valencia. The day started with a short presentation on UN history and mission. Committees came together to hold the General Assembly. Delegates had to submit resolutions based on two unplanned topics announced by the chairs 45 minutes before the session. This…

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Videoconference with UN Advisor Gabo Arora

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Yesterday, VALMUN Delegates had the opportunity to meet online @gaboarora, UN Senior Advisor and filmmaker with an extensive global experience in advocacy projects related to sustainable development, human rights and emergency relief. The video conference took place at the ASV theater after finishing the second day of the conference and…

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VALMUN in the News

RNE (Radio Nacional de España) included a short piece about our conference in the news bulletin broadcasted today at 13:30. Here is the recording courtesy of their staff in Valencia.  

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VALMUN opening ceremony took place at the ASV theater this morning at 9:30. Carlos Güemes, Co-Secretary General, was in charge of the opening speech. He was followed by Mr. Michael L. Smith, director of American School of Valencia, who talked about the role of communication to break cultural differences and improve…

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Main Theme and Topics for 2015

“Ensuring and Optimizing the Steady Growth of Developing Countries” is the main them for VALMUN 2015.   Five commissions will collaborate on the following themes: I.            Environmental Commission Reducing pollution in the process of urbanization in developing countries. Combating and reducing pollution in large bodies of water. II.           Human Rights…

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One Week to VALMUN 2015

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American School of Valencia is hosting next week the VALMUN 2015 conference. From Friday, November 20 to Sunday, November 22, 150 students coming from seven international schools will perform an academic simulation of the United Nations based on public debate, negotiation and problem solving. In addition to the ASV, participant…

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