United Nations Security Council


Committee dESCRIPTION

The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) is one of the six principal organs of the United Nations, charged with the maintenance of international peace and security as well as accepting new members to the United Nations and approving any changes to its United Nations Charter. Its powers include the establishment of peacekeeping operations, the establishment of international sanctions, and the authorization of military action through Security Council resolutions; it is the only UN body with the authority to issue binding resolutions to member states. The Security Council held its first session on 17 January 1946.

COMMITTEE TOPIC

  • Yemeni Civil War (2015-present)

MEET THE TEAM

Crisis Team
Crisis Director: Alexander Karasick (McGill University)
Assistant Crisis Director: Darena Muca (Concordia University)
Assistant Crisis Director: Eric Sader (Dawson College)
Assistant Crisis Director: Jeremy Allen (McGill University)
Assistant Crisis Director: Luisa Falcone (University of Rome Tor Vergata)
Assistant Crisis Director: Nina Fairbrother (Dawson College)
Assistant Crisis Director: Rana Gaffar (Marianopolis College)
Assistant Crisis Director: Sabrina Sutherland (McGill University)
Assistant Crisis Director: SooYun Cho (Université de Montréal, Faculty of Law)

Dais
Chair: Amory Benk (Concordia University)
Assistant Chair: Charles Roy (John Abbott College)
Assistant Chair: Samah Khandker (Marianopolis College)

DOCUMENTATION

  • Background Guide (coming soon)
  • List of Characters (coming soon)
  • Facebook Group (coming soon)

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Alexander Karasick
Crisis Director

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Luisa Falcone
Assistant Crisis Director

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SooYun Cho
Assistant Crisis Director

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Darena Muca
Assistant Crisis Director

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Nina Fairbrother
Assistant Crisis Director

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Amory Benk
Chair

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Eric Sader
Assistant Crisis Director

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Rana Gaffar
Assistant Crisis Director

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Charles Roy
Assistant Chair

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Jeremy Allen
Assistant Crisis Director

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Sabrina Sutherland
Assistant Crisis Director

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Samah Khandker
Assistant Chair