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Planning for Impact Conference_April 13, 2019


This first of its kind workshop will help students and teachers incorporate action and service projects that support the SDGs through their MUN involvement. Time will be given for small group action planning, facilitated by experienced MUN delegates. An opening keynote on student activism supporting the SDGs, and a second full-session on how to promote service campaigns, will round out the day. This event is only open to high school students. Interested delegations may pre-register now at this link .  (Please note: This form is for use by MUN Directors/delegations only. See information below for independent travelers)

We are now accepting applications for an Executive Team.  Information and the application can be found here. Please contact Lisa Martin at for more information.


Empower 2018 MUN Impact attendees  

Date:  Saturday April 13th

Time:  9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Venue:  New York Hilton Midtown

Cost: $200 USD per participant


8:00- 9:00         Registration

9:00-9:30          Opening Ceremony + Keynote

9:30-11:15          Break Out Session 1: Planning for Impact

11:15-11:30         Full Session Reconvenes

11:30-1:00         Lunch participants

1:00-2:30           Break Out Session 2: Planning for Impact

2:30-3:30           Full Session: Speaker/topic TBA

3:30-4:00          Closing Ceremony

Directors Training/Orientation

We will run a two hour Directors Orientation session to familiarize educators with MUN Impact tools and resources. Time to share best practices and discuss larger global themes emerging in the MUN community will also be facilitated.

Hotel and Transportation Information

We highly recommend staying at the New York Hilton Midtown, both for convenience and for the competitive rates they provide. IMUNA can assist with reserving these rooms. Participants are free to stay at other hotels. Transportation to/from the airport to the conference venue may be arranged independently via a number of preferred vendors.

Independent Participants

All American Model UN will be running a travel team for independent high school students wishing to participate. Price will include the conference fee, hotel accommodation at the New York Hilton Midtown (the conference venue), and transportation to/from the airport. We will link information to this opportunity as soon as it is available.

United Nations MUN Impact Student Summit: Friday April 12, 2019

The United Nations Depart of Public Information will be hosting, in collaboration with MUN Impact, a one day event at UN Headquarters. This open workshop format will allow students to connect with examples of Impact programs being run by high school and university students. UN experts will also be sharing ways in which MUN programs can connect to UN initiatives and programs. This event is free of charge, and registration for that event will be handled via the Education Outreach division at High school students must sign up via a delegation/MUN Director. Independent students are referred to the All American MUN team option.