The Africa Model United Nations (AFROMUN) is a rotational simulation conference held annually to engage students and other individuals in the workings of the United Nations (UN) and the African Union (AU) and provides a unique platform for the delegates to experience “being a diplomat” in both the UN and AU bodies.
The conference is organized by youths from all over the continent who constitute a Secretariat that oversees its success. The first conference and second conference were held in Ethiopia at the AU headquarters and the third was held in UNON. There is also a host institution to guarantee the success as well, The United States International University – Africa is privileged to be the host university to the 4th Annual AfroMUN conference 2017.
The conference is set for the 6th to 10th March 2017at the United Nations Office in Nairobi (UNON), Kenya, with the theme of “Becoming Agents of Change”. The theme will nurture African youths to be the solution makers for problems they face in their respective nations. In addition, expose their great minds to a continental platform. To view AfroMUN 2017 committees. Click here
The conference fee for local delegates is KSH 3,000/= while for the international delegates is 420 (USD) .
Registration opens in January 1st 2017 and will be closed by 14th February 2017. To apply for the conference click here
Located in Nairobi, Gigiri Express Hotel is situated 800 meters from the United Nations and is within 7 km from Nairobi National Museum. The hotel features free WiFi throughout and private parking is available on-site. The location of the hotel makes commuting easier to and from the conference venue. Gigiri Express Hotel has a 24-hour front desk and airport transfers can be arranged at an additional charge.
Delegates attending the conference are urged to confirm their booking before the mid of February for easier hotel logistics. AfroMUN 2017 shall facilitate the hotel bookings to all the international delegates who have paid for the accommodation.
The accommodation charges are at 100 (USD) per day.This Hostel is also nice because a number of delegates will stay there. It’s a great place to meet new people and get into contact with your fellow delegates!
AFROMUN 2017 will offer public transport to and from the conference to the respective hotels and delegates shall be updated on the timing of the pick-up and drop off before the conference.
For the international delegates, Breakfast will be provided. All the delegates attending the conference will be provided with tea break and lunch by the AfroMUN 2017 conference during the entire duration of the conference.
Notes Regarding Registration
What’s included in the conference fee?
- Participation in AFROMUN at UNON
- All Conference Materials
- Refreshments during the conference
- Free WiFi at the venue of the conference