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I can say that the four days went very well, regarding (almost) all aspects. My committee was fun and still hard working, the chairs were very helpful as they started with an icebreaker and then reviewed all the RoPs, which made us feel much more comfortable as most of us were beginners.
As in every committee, sometimes the debate got stuck but the chairs knew how to make it flow and we ended up with a pretty good resolution that made us proud of ourselves.
As a matter of fact, my favorite moment was when we had a " crisis".All of a sudden the debate got really intense ( and VERY loud), which might have provoked an earthquake :D I mean really, there was an earthquake at the same time and we were the only committee not feeling it...
Furthermore, what I have found quite hard as "firs timer" is the writing of the Position Paper, how to talk about such a complex topic as The Humanitarian Crisis in Gaza from an Iranian Perspective in just 2 pages? As I am used to debating, the debates went just fine for me, and I participated as much as I could to the discussion and yes it was quite intense.
Moving on, both the opening and closing ceremony were well rounded, although I must say that the closing was better, as we had the chance to unleash our Algerian spirit and dance to the rythme of few popular Algerian songs ! I haven't spotted specific negative aspects in the organization, except maybe some difficulties in evacuating the venue after the closing ceremony and the fact that in my committee, the delegate who was supposed to represent Israel dropped out and has not been replaced by another one, not a big deal though.
However, I have suggested in the feedback form after the conference to include some " Socials" as a way for delegates, chairs and the secretariat to have more time to know each others and do fun things together.
As can be seen, I have really enjoyed my time at AMUN. Indeed, I made new (true) friends from all over the country, was encouraged to fully discover the MUN World and most importantly regained faith in the Algerian Youth and the vision of a better future for us.
Algeria Model United Nations was my first MUN but certainly not the last. In the next post I will talk about my second experience : MUNAPEST 2015.
Stay tuned ;-)