Secretariat Registration Form

Between six and eight students will have the opportunity to serve as Secretaries in our Model United Nations Secretariat. Each Secretary will work under the direction of the Secretary General, and will be responsible for the issues affecting his or her Secretariat Department; he or she will be relied upon as an expert delegate of a particular category of international issues. Each Secretariat position will be unique (similar to YIG Governor's Cabinet) and each Secretary will hold one of the following positions:

  • Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict
  • High Representative for Disarmament Affairs
  • Under-Secretary-General for Economic and Social Affairs
  • United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
  • Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator
  • Assistant Secretary-General for Peacebuilding Support
  • Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs
  • Special Adviser to the Secretary-General on the Prevention of Genocide
  • United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
  • Under-Secretary-General for Safety and Security
  • Special Representative on Sexual Violence in Conflict
  • Secretary-General of the UN Conference on Trade and Development
  • Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of the
  • Executive Director of the UN Entity for Gender Equality & the Empowerment of Women
  • Executive Director of the UN Office on Drugs and Crime

Good Secretaries will understand that their positions will be highly research-intensive, and, therefore, a lot of work. They will function as researchers, lobbyists, advisers to the Secretary General and other component Presidents, situation experts, and, possibly, as intent speakers. Members of the Secretariat MUST HAVE ATTENDED ONE HIGH SCHOOL MODEL UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE PRIOR TO THIS ONE.

Interested students must APPLY to be members of the Secretariat.

Please only submit one form. Please provide valid email addresses or you will be unable to complete the registration process.

Please rank your position preference in order, with 1 being your first choice. Positions will be assigned at random based upon your preferences. If you fail to list all choices, you may be assigned a position not of your choosing. You will be notified once you have been assigned a position.


Any delegates wishing to be a member of the Secretariat MUST complete this registration form. Assignments will be made on a first-come,first-serve basis by application. Preference will be given to candidates with strong descriptive paragraphs concerning their positions. Please be sure to submit these registrationforms ASAP, as only the first 8 delegates making application will be assigned a position.

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Include an explanation of your interest/passion in the top three choice Secretariat Department and their international concerns (e.g. if your #1 choice was High Commissioner for Human Rights, answer the question "Why Human Rights?") should be 1/2 page to a page in length
In these responses, include a demonstration of your knowledge of this Department's concerns, including which concerns you feel are the most important

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Please make a selection.By clicking this box, all delegates listed on this registration form certify they will attend Model United Nations. Should any delegate choose to withdraw their registration after the Final Deadline, he or she is responsible for the $175 delegate fee (as well as any additional school fees) or for finding a substitute.

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