Social, Humanitarian, and Cultural

– Your Chair will be Ben Tracy –

Ben is a senior at Rhodes College from right here in Memphis. He studies Internatinal Relations, with focus areas on Brazil and China. Ben is hoping to achieve the status of a polyglot before too long, and he already speaks English, Spanish, Mandarin, and Portuguese!

– Your Co-Chair will be Aurora Blumberg –

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Aurora Blumberg is a senior at Rhodes, majoring in political science and minoring in International Studies. This will be her second year co-chairing at MSMUN. Outside of MSMUN, Aurora is on her executive board for her sorority, as well as Tennessee Intercollegiate State Legislature (TISL) for the Rhodes Delegation. Aurora has always had a strong love for politics, and even interned for the US Senate in Washington D.C. this past summer. Outside of school, Aurora loves to try new restaurants & listen to NPR podcasts.

MSMUN XXXVIII WHO TOPICS:

Rohingya Refugee Crisis

Human Trafficking

Food Security

 


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Suggested Readings from the Chair:

 

Albert, Eleanor. The Rohingya Crisis. Published by Council on Foreign Relations on April 20, 2018. https://www.cfr.org/backgrounder/rohingya-crisis

Human Rights Report on Qatar 2015. Published by Human Rights Watch. https://www.hrw.org/world-report/2015/country-chapters/qatar

Child Labor Trafficking in the United States: https://www.luc.edu/media/lucedu/chrc/pdfs/Child%20Labor%20Trafficking%20in%20the%20U.S..pdf

Human Trafficking: New Global Estimates of Forced Labor and Modern Slavery https://fas.org/sgp/crs/row/IN10803.pdf 

Breene, Keith. Food Security and Why it Matters. Published by World Economic Forum on January 18, 2016.

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