As part of Amicus’s commitment to education, Martin Polaine spoke at Westminster School’s Model United Nations (WesMUN) Conference 2016 on Saturday. The WesMUN theme for 2016 is: ‘No Target Met until Fully Met for All’: Inclusivity and Sustainability in Global Government after the SDGs.’

The Conference was held between the 12 - 15th February, 2016 for young delegates with a ‘keen interest in current affairs… .’ and a desire to speak and act on key thematic issues identified by the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), which were adopted in 2015.

Martin addressed the delegates on:

The Sustainable Development Goals (‘SDGs’ or ‘Global Goals’), released in September 2015, were the central theme of the conference. The SDGs, build upon the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and mark a new phase in the aims of the UN towards a more inclusive and sustainable world.

Related links:

https://www.westminster.org.uk/life-at-westminster/wesmun/about-mun

https://www.westminster.org.uk/life-at-westminster/wesmun

https://www.westminster.org.uk/life-at-westminster/wesmun/committees-agenda-topics

For more details on UN Sustainable Development Goals:

https://sustainabledevelopment.un.org/sdgs

http://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2015/jan/19/sustainable-development-goals-united-nations

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