Invitation to Public Opening and Closing Ceremony

The Opening and Closing Ceremonies of the V. DuEMUN will again be open to the general public.

Opening Ceremony:
Where: Tec-Tower, Bismarckstr. 142, 47057 Duisburg
When: Wednesday, June 17 5:00 pm (Reception 4:30 pm)

Closing Ceremony:
Where: Aula SG 135, Geibelstraße 41
When: Sunday, June 20

For additional information, see the attached program in PDF format.

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Opening Ceremony

Dr. Beate Wagner, Secretary General of the United Nations Association of Germany will hold the keynote speech on the topic: »Global Responsibility in Times of Crisis: Climate Change – Poverty – Financial Disorder«

On the same topic a panel discussion will be held, with experts such as:

  • H.E. Shri. Ajit Kumar, Consulate General of the Republic of India in Germany
  • Dr. Christoph Zöpel (Former Minister of State, Federal Foreign Office, President of the UN Association of Germany, Section North-Rhine-Westfalia)
  • Prof. Dr. Dirk Messner (Director, Development Institute/Bonn, Vice Chair of the German Advisory Council on Global Change (WBGU) )
  • Prof. Dr. Harald Welzer (Director of the Center for Interdisciplinary Memory Research/Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities (KWI)/Essen, Author of the monograph »KlimaKriege«)

Where: Tec-Tower, Bismarckstr. 142, 47057 Duisburg
When: Wednesday, June 17 5:00 pm (Reception 4:30 pm)

Closing Ceremony

 The Closing Ceremony will center on the resolutions that were drafted during the V. DuEMUN. Committees will be able to present their results in front of an audience.

Where: Aula SG 135, Geibelstraße 41
When:  Sunday, June 20