We are extremely proud to present MUN 2019/2020!

The Catholic University of Portugal - Oporto Law School, alongside with ELSA UCP Porto have been recognized for the organization of multiple international events and Model United Nations has gathered participants from all over the world and left a mark on their education.

We have organized a strong academic programme, which involves both theoretical and practical moments, such as an International Conference with a recognized panel of lecturers and three Debate Committees, each focusing on a different theme.

The Model United Nations is an international conference that simulates the debates that take place in the various committees that compose the United Nations.

Within each committee (such as Human Rights, Political and the Eco-Social), delegates act as representatives of a nation and have the task of debating issues of global relevance - all whilst having in mind the ideals of the nation they have been assigned.

A MUN is a great opportunity to learn about diplomacy and international relations in a social and inviting context where delegates have the chance of working alongside and getting to know other students from all over the world.

It is a renowned conference that happens in Oxford, Harvard and many other worldclass universities - as a result, you will get a certificate that will surely be appreciated by employers in you CV.

The only thing we are missing is your application!

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Academic Programme

The recreation of the United Nations’ General Assembly will be held at the Universidade Católica Portuguesa (Foz Campus), the eldest Law School in Oporto and highly-renowned in Portugal and internationally. The academic programme will also include theoretical moments, but it is mostly composed by practical activities.

Social Programme

Oporto was named Best European Destination in the years of 2012, 2014 and 2017 and its historical center was considered by UNESCO as World Cultural Heritage.The city unfolds along the river bank and the sea shore, to reveal charming vistas, inviting esplanades and all the pleasures of the outdoors, framed by its green spaces

There will be one day reserved for sightseeing, during which the participants will have the opportunity to see the bridges, Sé do Porto, Torre dos Clérigos and Ribeira, where they will be able to experience the genuinity of Oporto’s preserved traditions and culture.

The Model United Nations 2019/2020 will take place between the 22nd and 24th of November.


1) The Main Fee is mandatory and includes the participation in the Model United Nations, working materials and coffee breaks.

Main Fee (all prices are set per night):

The Main Fee is mandatory and includes working materials and  coffee breaks.

ELSA Members  – €5
Non ELSA Member; Non Student – €10


You will be awarded a certificate by ELSA UCP Porto and Universidade Católica Portuguesa.


Please note that by sending ELSA UCP Porto your application, you are agreeing to:

-Pay the selected main and additional fees regardless of your own ability to participate in the event;

-Have valid insurance during your stay;

-Compensate ELSA UCP Porto and any third parties for damages caused by your own violations of the applicable law during your stay.

The down-payment is not refundable. Both parties agree to immediately communicate to the other party any changes to the information described.


The European Law Students’ Association (ELSA) is an international, independent, non-political, non-profit making organisation run by and for students and recent graduates, who are interested in achieving academic and personal excellence in addition to their legal or law-related studies at university.


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