Overview of the III. DuEMUN Conference

5th July – 9th July 2007

Delegates III. DuEMUN

Delegates III. DuEMUN

Hosted by the University of Duisburg-Essen (Germany) and the DuEMUN student initiative, the third Duisburg-Essen Model United Nations (DuEMUN) Conference from July 5th until 8th were interesting days in an international atmosphere. In 2007  we  simulated the Security Council and the Human Rights Council. The DuEMUN conference  dealed among other topics with the conflict in Sudan and the international negotiation process with North-Korea. To enjoy an international atmosphere we invited delegations from e.g. Egypt, Pakistan and Afghanistan. From July 1st until 4th we offered a cultural programme for our international guests.

Scope and Size:

  • 48 delegates representing 32 countries
  • Participants from more than 5 states


  • Security Council
  • Human Rights Council


  • Security Council
  • Human Rights Council

Awards for outstanding Delegations:

Security Council:

  • Dominic Schwarz, Jens Fischer (Panama)

Human Rights Council

  • TBA

Guests of Honour:

  • Prof. Dr. Lothar Zechlin (Founding-President of the University of Duisburg-Essen),
  • Doris Janicki (Mayoress of the town Duisburg),
  • Brigadier General Achim Lidsba (Commander of the Tank Brigade 14 and former Commander of the German ISAF-Contingent),
  • Dr. Helga Baumgarten (Head of the DAAD Bureau in Jerusalem and DAAD-Professor at the University Birzeit/Westbank) and
  • Prof. Muhammad Hafeez (Director of the Institute of Social and Cultural Studies, University of Punjab/Pakistan.