Camp United Nations for Girls Seattle 2023 introduces girls ages 11 to 16 to work of the United Nations and international policy. Camp United Nations begins with a lesson on the history of the United Nations and the organization’s purpose. This is followed by a study of the structure, leadership, and the rules of procedure of the United Nations. Each student will be given an assignment to serve as a delegate for a UN Member State. When the General Assembly convenes delegates will propose a resolution. The resolution will be subject to negotiation and amendment by the UN Delegates before a vote on a final version of the resolution. Girl Scouts and Girl Guides earn a Global Action Award or World Thinking badge for participating in Virtual Camp United Nations for Girls. Looking for more events? View our 2023-2024 schedule at https://buytickets.at/girlsinpoliticsinitiative
Each Students will be served pre-packed individual snacks; no lunch will be served. For additional information contact us at +1 866-226-5911 extension 1, via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit our website at www.girlsinpolitics.com.
Frequently Asked Questions and COVID-19 Protocols
Is this a partisan program or supported by a political party? No, the Girls in Politics Initiative is an independent organization that is self-funded through the fees generated from hosting sessions. The curriculum is civic education.
Who are the instructors? Our Lead Instructors are women that currently or have previously worked in government or electoral politics. Our support staffers are current or former licensed teachers. Our instructors and support staff have criminal background checks and WWC cards.
COVID-19 Policy (Updated November 1, 2022)
To ensure the health and security of our participants, instructors and support staff, the Girls in Politics Initiative has implemented the following policy:
Everyday prevention measures (regardless of COVID-19 Community Level)
Enhanced prevention measures for High COVID-19 Community Levels
Regardless of COVID-19 community level, we encourage everyone to respect the choice of others who wish to wear a mask.