Originally created for the 2014 IMUN/WMUN Conferences


(1) TOPIC GUIDES

Download your topic guide on Drones below:



(2) COMMITTEE DESCRIPTION




(3) VIDEO GUIDES
To learn more about how drones are changing the US military, click here
To learn more about drones for shipment delivery, click here
To learn about drones strikes in Yemen, click here
To learn about human rights violations in Pakistan, click here
To learn about why Amnesty International condemns the U.S. Drone Program click here
To find out more about drone strikes in Afghanistan, click here

(4) LINKS TO NONGOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS (NGOs)
Gaza Mental Health Foundation
Amnesty International
Human Rights Watch
Human Rights Council

(5) PRIMARY SOURCES

Universal Declaration of Human Rights

(6) COUNTRY RESEARCH


Afghanistan

To learn about UK drone strikes in Afghanistan, click here
To read about US drone strikes in Afghanistan, click here
To find out how drone strikes affect the Afghan government, click here

Bolivia

To learn how drones are helping Bolivia's drug war, click here
To read about how the use of drones is rising in Latin America, click here

Brazil
To read about how the use of drones is rising in Latin America, click here
To explore how Brazil does not approve of the USA's use of drones, click here

China
To explore how China does not approve of the USA's use of drones, click here
To find out more about how China is growing its drone program, click here
To learn more about China's drone program

Democratic Republic of the Congo
To explore how the UN is using drone to help the DRC, click here
To read about how drones are helping fight Congolese rebel groups, click here

Ethiopia

To learn how the USA is using Ethiopia as a base for drones, click here
To find out about Ethiopia's drone program, click here

France

To read about how France uses drones, click here
To learn about how the US is selling drones to France, click here

Germany
To find out why Germany decided not to buy drones, click here
To explore drone policy in Germany, click here

Iran
To learn about Iran's drone program, click here
To read about how Iran is wary of American drones, click here
To find out more about an American-Iranian drone incident, click here

Iraq

To learn about how the US sent drones to Iraq, click here
To explore how the US is helping the Iraqi government with drones, click here

Israel

To find out more about how Israel has used drones, click here
To find out what it is like to live under the threat of drone strikes in Gaza, click here

Italy

To read about drones in Italy, click here
To learn about how the US is aiding Italy's drone program, click here

Japan

To explore how China and Japan disagree over drone use, click here
To find out how Japan will deal with foreign drones in their airspace, click here
To explore how Japan feels about drones, click here

Lebanon
To learn about tensions between Israel and Lebanon over drones, click here
To find out how Israeli drones are violating Lebanese airspace, click here

Mexico
To explore how drones are aiding in Mexico's drug war, click here
To read about how the use of drones is rising in Latin America, click here

Nigeria
To learn about how Nigeria is starting a new drone program, click here

Pakistan

To learn about how Pakistan feels about US drone attacks, click here
To find out more about how Pakistan protests drone strikes, click here

Russian Federation
To find out why Russian officials says drones are not toys, click here
To learn about how Russia supports the US's drone program, click here

Somalia
To explore how US drone strike killed terrorist suspects, click here
To read about how the US is expanding its drone war into Somalia, click here

South Africa

To explore how South Africa uses drones to stop poaching, click here

United Kingdom

To read about the UK's drone strikes in Afghanistan, click here
To learn about how the UK uses drones, click here

United States
To find out how the US responds to allegations of drone strikes, click here
To learn about how the US is criticized for drone program, click here

Yemen
To read about how strikes in Yemen can be seen as human rights violation, click here
To find out how the Yemeni government responds to drone strikes, click here