Camp United Nations for Girls NYC 2022 introduces girls ages 12 to 17 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.
This session is for girls ages 12 to 17. The class is limited to 16 students. Students will be required to wear a face cover and seated in a class configuration that allows social distancing. Each Students will be served pre-packed individual snacks; no lunch will be served. The class runs from 8am to 12pmET. For additional information contact us at +1 (202) 660-1457 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 the registration fee refundable? The registration fee is non-refundable unless the organizer cancels the session. If a participant is unable to attend a session a credit will be placed on file that may be used at any time for a future program. The credit does not expire.
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.
Is financial aid available? Financial aid is available on a first come, first serve basis. Email email@example.com to for all financial aid inquiries.
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 (coronavirus) Protocols
We will be following the guidance of the following institutions and/or agencies in formulating the protocols and policies by which we will host in-person camps in 2022.