DISARMAMENT & INTERNATIONAL SECURITY COMMITTEE

A DISC Progress Report

The Disarmament and International Security Committee (DISC), like every other committee, explores controversial issues. As such, lobbying and reaching a consensus in debate are challenging and take time. Moreover, the delegates from the DISC think that delivering the policy statements took a longer time, which consequently shortened the time for lobbying and more or less…

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DISARMAMENT & INTERNATIONAL SECURITY COMMITTEE

Defusing Tensions in the Eastern Mediterranean

There is something primitive about the ongoing conflict in the Eastern Mediterranean. At international conferences, world leaders stress the need to move beyond fossil fuels, yet they still seem prepared to risk war to gain control of new sources of oil and gas.   Under the direction of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Turkey has adopted…

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DISARMAMENT & INTERNATIONAL SECURITY COMMITTEE

DISCovering the First Day at THIMUN

In the Disarmament and International Security Committee (DISC), the day started off with an informative presentation about online rules and procedures, then continued with some ice breakers that took an interesting turn. People seem to struggle figuring out their aspirations at the same rate I’m struggling passing math. Surviving the IB also seems to be…

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