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"The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Irelands states present and voting" I loved listening to that "rrrr" in Irelands being pronounced, sort of gave me the expectation of an afternoon Earl Grey with lemon and two drops of milk [if no particular thoughts come in mind when listening to phrases being pronounced, not to worry, you are the normal in this case]. And, now it is going to be just "England"? So, boring!
To put it simply, and in case you have not understood it yet my dear reader, this is an article about how to discuss Brexit in a conference. But, before doing that let's recap what Brexit is all about: In a few sentences, UK is acting like a great attention seeker since having no substantial arguments against the European Union decided to leave it. It will enact article 50 of the Lisbon treaty (which is the first time that it is actually going to be used, hence its importance and raison d'etre was mainly theoretical and for the wider coherence of the treaty in total) and will have at its disposal only two years to settle everything out-by everything we mean country's relations with the EU, the other 26 countries, replacement of all the legal framework and many other technicalities that make Brexit seem like a nightmare. England will definitely try to DAB (=Divide all Blocks) but, the future seems nothing but bright for that country (especially after Elisabeth's death and its effects on the country's economy). Practically, this is why Brexit is such an exciting MUN topic- it's all about the chaos within.
How to use it in MUN rooms, though? The first (and obvious thought) is to simulate European Organs and enjoy the debates.Well, yes, but that takes a lot of actual EU law knowledge and capacity to have all the organs involved interacting with each other. You need a simulation within a simulation that is going to be extremely interconnected in order to run it smoothly, otherwise, you are in peril of making a parody which is going to be out of topic. It's a lot of risk, with perspective to end up like MUN's junk food- you want and can have better for your conference... Why don't you go creative instead?
#1: Crisis~you can easily have the biggest crisis ever materialized and you can end up sending a pretty powerful message, ie, Tsipras ending up leading EU (just throwing ideas)
#2: Legal~ the new order will require adopting a series of laws that will maintain the previous status quo of some rights, you can have a Supreme Court case/discussion towards aspects that matter to you most, eg the European Convention of Human Rights, or the rights of EU immigrants living in the UK (a lot of actual legal issues, will occur...)
#3: Use it as a crisis update in all your major security related organs and see how it will go: eg-England leaves EU on pretty bad terms, LePen's election means Frexit as well, so a SC with no European members?
#4 Commonwealth of States discussing the Union's future after Brexit-get your b*es to discuss who will be part of your new "mean girls" crew!
Generally speaking, go creative on a realistic basis -bureaucracy will render it rather boring and not interesting at all!