A Model United Nations Conference organized by the American School of Valencia

November 16, 17 and 18, 2018

Valencia Model United Nations (VALMUN) is an academic simulation of the United Nations that aims to educate participants about current events, topics in international relations, diplomacy and the United Nations agenda.

VALMUN. Website Slideshow

2018 Conference Main Theme

Achieving a stable and modern international society by peacefully solving menacing crisis which are tied to political, economical, social and military issues in order to achieve th sustainable development goals.

Participant Schools

  • American School of Madrid (Spain)
  • American School of Paris (France)
  • American School of Valencia (Spain)
  • Cambridge House Community College (Rocafort, Spain)
  • Community School of Naples (Florida, United States)
  • International School of Luxembourg (Luxembourg)
  • Izmir SEV School (Turkey)
  • Marymount International School (Paris, France)

Latest News

VALMUN 2018 Started

November 16, 2018. The sixth edition of VALMUN started yesterday. The visiting schools arrived at 17:00 h; all of the participants received the delegate pack. Then they went to the assigned committees, to join the lobbying session, an important step on any MUN conference to cooperate and get supports for the debates.

Delegates and chairs are meeting today at 9:30 for the Opening Ceremony. Ms. Beatrice Rossi, staff member of the UN Global Service Center, is the keynote speaker. Debates will start at 10:30 in the High School area and will conclude at 17:00. Then there is scheduled free time for games and sports, a special dinner and a dance party. Sunday activities will be held at the United Nations facilities in Quart de Poblet.

More than 150 students, combining delegates and ASV students acting as chairs and admins, are participating in this edition. Follow the development on valmun.asvalencia.org and on the ASV Social Media.

Watch the Opening Ceremony

November 17, 2018. Delegations gathered at the school theater for this first event.

Everything Ready for VALMUN 2018

  • American School of Valencia is pleased to host a new edition of VALMUN, our Model United Nations Conference for students in grades 7 through 9. The event will feature seven delegations representing these international schools:
  • American School of Madrid (Spain)
  • American School of Paris (France)
  • American School of Valencia (Spain)
  • Cambridge House Community College (Rocafort, Spain)
  • Community School of Naples (Florida, United States)
  • International School of Luxembourg (Luxembourg)
  • Izmir SEV School (Turkey)
  • Marymount International School (Paris, France)

120 delegates will take part in three days of debates, working in five commissions having the same structure and procedures than the United Nations. A group of experienced ASV students will act as chairs of these committees. Aroa Fortea will be the Secretary General, and Victor Estela the Deputy Secretary General of VALMUN 2018. Other students will support the conference as admins.

The Opening Ceremony and the debates will be held on Saturday at ASV. The General Assembly and the Closing Ceremony on Sunday will take place at the UN Global Services Center, a communications facility serving the UN field missions around the world.

Learn more about the conference on http://valmun.asvalencia.org and join the conversation by using the hashtag #VALMUN2018.