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The delegation from Szeged conquers Budapest

The delegation from Szeged conquers Budapest

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The newly established International Diplomatic Student Association Szeged has been working vigorously to provide professional help and background for those interested in diplomacy and international affairs. With its 50 members, IDSA Szeged has already sew the seeds for success, which became clear last week after a Model United Nations conference in Budapest, as known as MUNAPEST 2018. This event...

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First MUN experience

First MUN experience

The MiniMUN took place on 3 March in Budapest.

I was very excited to participate in the event, however, as I got admitted to IDSA only one day before the MiniMUN I merely had...

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International Women Day: Why March the 8th?

International Women Day: Why March the 8th?

 

We celebrate International Women’s Day since 1917 on the 8th of March. But why this day?

New York, 1857, 8th of March. Women working in a textile factory held a strike for better working conditions and wage.  However, many argue, that there is no proof such event happened, it’s only that people tried to find a retrospective event to link it to the 8th of March (Feminist Studies Vol. 11,...

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MEU Vienna - Anett and Janka

MEU Vienna - Anett and Janka

At the end of February, three of our members, Anett Agócs, Janka Bálint and Kornélia Wéber got the opportunity to take part in a Model European Union (MEU) in Vienna, about which they would like to write a brief review to you.

ANETT

Though I have participated in MUNs before, my MEU journey started in Vienna with this conference. On 22th February, at the House of...

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"It was my first time at ... any MUN"

"It was my first time at ... any MUN"

It was my first time at KAMUN, to be honest, at any MUN. I have joined IDSA just this semester, and things have kept speeding up ever since. KAMUN was definitely a peak.

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Save Today, Use Tomorrow, Live Sustainable

Save Today, Use Tomorrow, Live Sustainable

On 28th November IDSA held its conference on the international frameworks of sustainability, their efficiency and the prospects of a more liveable Budapest. The event was jointly organised by IDSA, the United Nations Information Service in Vienna and the Hungarian United Nations Association.
We had the honour of listening to Mr Martin Nesirky's (Director of UNIS Vienna) and Mihály Simai's (President of UNA-Hungary) opening speeches and getting first-hand insight into the UN's work....

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Case Study - A summary of IDSA's own IR related competition

Case Study - A summary of IDSA's own IR related competition

After the two successful events of last year, on 28th October we organized the third Case Study Competition of IDSA, and the first one of this year. Organizing an all-day-long professional event on a Saturday, which is at the same time the start of the long-awaited autumn break at several universities, always carries risks. Fortunately, in the morning 25 excited and enthusiastic people were waiting for the competition to start. The programme...

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SzeMUN memories

SzeMUN memories

Between the 4th and 8th of October, I had the pleasure of participating in the Szeged Model United Nations Conference as a delegate of Germany in the Economic and Social Council. This was my first time as a delegate, as previously, I had only participated in one MUN conference, MUNAPEST 2017, in which I was a member of the Press Team. While I was initially nervous as a first-timer, my fears were soon...

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Interview with Géza Kovács-Dobák, President of IDSA

Interview with Géza Kovács-Dobák, President of IDSA

You all must wonder how a member views IDSA and what it has given them.

Read the story of Kovács-Dobák Géza, long-time member and current president of IDSA.

How did you find IDSA?

My journey started as a freshman, coming straight out of catholic school. When I entered the halls of Corvinus, I quickly evaluated that the only society worth joining is the IDSA. Being inexperienced in the beginning, after having...

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The Website is Up and Running

The Website is Up and Running

We are proud to finally present our official website. From this moment on all info will be found here about our Association including news about upcoming events, summaries of projects and programs, detailed information for future applicants and all our partners and sponsors.

It has been quite a long run since the IDSA was formed in August 2013 and this website was also long awaited. With it now up and running we'll try to embrace all...

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