IAEA

IAEA (International Atomic Energy Agency)

Level: Intermediate

Topic: Ensuring radioactive waste management in developing countries

Number of Delegates: 25

The International Atomic Energy Agency is an international organisation which provides the idea of a peaceful use of nuclear energy and strongly inhibit the use for any military actions, including nuclear weapons. For this matter it supports with implementing safeguards against misuse of nuclear energy as well as security standards. It serves as an intergovernmental forum for scientific and technical cooperation and reports to both the United Nations General Assembly and Security Council.

Chairs

Zumaro

Zumaro is a postgraduate student at Warsaw University of Technology, Poland, majoring Power Engineering with a concentration in Nuclear Power Engineering. He was born in Bangka Belitung Island, a small village in the western part of Indonesia. He started participating in Model UN conferences since his freshman year of bachelor degree. He was representing eleven countries in a whole journey as delegate in MUN. Recently he awarded as Honorable Mention and Most Outstanding Delegate in 2014, and Best Delegate in 2015 and 2017. This MUN will be his sixth time chairing, after previously chairing UN Women at Universitas Islam Indonesia MUN 2015, WHO at International Wroclaw MUN 2016, UNHRC at Jagiellonian International MUN 2017, DISEC at Amsterdam University College MUN 2017, and UNHRC at Barcelona International MUN 2017 . He is passionate about politics and policy and is excited to see these issues being discussed on the international level. He is very eager to assist IAEA at this Hamburg MUN, since his future goal is working in IAEA as Indonesian nuclear diplomat.

Florian

Florian studies Business Intelligence at Maastricht University in the Netherlands. He caught the MUN virus while living in Canada and has been unable to recover since. He has been involved in MUN since 2009 as a delegate, chair, and as a crisis team backroom member.  He also previously served as Under-Secretary-General of Marketing and Communications of EuroMUN.
Florian is coming back to Hamburg for the 4th time, having previously chaired in 2014 and 2016 and been part of the crisis backroom in 2015. He is very excited to be chairing IAEA and looks forward to great debates.