National University Model Arab League

 Schedule | Councils | Country Assignments


March 25-28, 2021
This conference will be held online

Washington, DC

**Open to Collegiate Institutions**

Conference Fees: $20/delegate

Held annually in Washington, DC, the National University Model Arab League (NUMAL) celebrates its 38th year in 2021.  Started as an informal demonstration simulation at Georgetown University in 1983, NUMAL has grown to host over 400 students from approximately 25 colleges and universities annually. Delegates train year-round through mock simulations, course-structured research, and participation in regional MAL conferences to prepare for this highly competitive international simulation.

Due to high demand, the National University MAL conference is by invitation only; please fill out This Form to be added to the waitlist or contact NCUSAR


2022 Upper Secretariat

Secretary General Ilze Greever
Assistant Secretary-General Delaney Leslie
 Assistant Secretary-General Anabella DeLoach
 Assistant Secretary-General Sudhanshu Mathur
 Assistant Secretary-General for Information (Press Corps) Sudit Sahoo
 Chief of Staff

2022 Council Chairs

Council Chair
Joint Defense Council Anna Scott
Council on Palestinian Affairs Sam Wolfield
Council on Political Affairs Arsha Moorthy
Council of Arab Social Affairs Ministers Sofia Chavele-Dastamani
Council of Arab Environmental Affairs Ministers Bree Cowan
Council of Arab Economic Affairs Ministers Jeremy Costa
Summit of Arab Heads of State Erin Kitchenka
Special Council
Megan Booty
Arab Court of Justice Salima Driss

 2021 Schedule
All sessions in Eastern Standard Time

Thursday, March 25 Time
Embassy Visits Between 9:00am-5:00pm

 If you are interested in scheduling an embassy briefing please contact the National Council by e-mailing The National Council will do everything it can to arrange a briefing for you at the time you request.

Friday, March 26  
Question Session for applicants for the 2022 NUMAL Secretariat 2:00 – 2:45 PM
Opening Ceremonies 3:00 – 4:00 PM
Break 4:00 – 4:30 PM
Council Session I 4:30 – 7:30 PM
Secretariat Meeting 7:45 – 8:15 PM
Saturday, March 27
Question Session for applicants for the 2022 NUMAL Secretariat 8:00 – 8:30 AM
Head Delegate Meeting 8:30 – 9:00 AM
Council Session II 9:00 – 12:00 PM
Lunch Break 12:00 – 1:00 PM
Council Session III 1:00 – 4:00 PM
Break 4:00 – 5:00 PM
Council Session IV 5:00 – 7:30 PM
Faculty Advisers Meeting 5:30 – 6:15 PM
Secretariat Meeting 7:30 – 8:00 PM
Sunday, March 28
Council Session V 9:00 – 12:00 PM
Break 12:00 – 1:00 PM
Summit Session 1:00 – 2:00 PM
Break 2:00 – 2:30 PM
Awards Ceremony 2:30 – 4:00 PM
Monday, March 29, 5-8 PM  Interviews for 2022 NUMAL Secretariat
Tuesday, March 30, 5-8 PM  Interviews for 2022 NUMAL Secretariat

2022 Country Assignments



Northeastern University




Grand Valley State University




Brigham Young University


American University




Georgia State University


Mercer University


Roger Williams University


Converse College

Saudi Arabia

Hollins University



Syrian National Coalition


Texas State University


Wilmington College


Turkey (Observer State)

Eritrea (Observer State)

India (Observer State)

 Chad (Observer State)