top of page


First Punic War 2.png


 As we gather to embark on a journey through the annals of time, we find ourselves perched on the edge of an epochal conflict that left an indelible mark on the tapestry of the ancient Mediterranean world. The First Punic War stands as a watershed moment, a titanic struggle that unfolded between the ascendant Roman Republic and the maritime colossus Carthage. This monumental clash, etched in the sands of history, was characterized by epic naval engagements, masterful displays of strategic acumen, and the metamorphosis of Rome into an unexpected naval powerhouse.


In the spirit of scholarly inquiry and historical introspection, this esteemed committee has been entrusted with the profound task of revisiting the nuanced complexities of this ancient confrontation. Our mission is to foster a vibrant dialogue, one that unravels the intricate layers of political machinations and military strategies that ultimately steered the fates of these burgeoning empires.


 As we delve into the labyrinthine corridors of the past, let us uncover the diplomatic intrigues, the pulsating rhythm of naval warfare, and the geopolitical chessboard upon which these ancient powers maneuvered. Through meticulous examination, we shall illuminate the multifaceted facets of this seminal conflict, seeking to comprehend the motivations that propelled Rome and Carthage into the crucible of war.


 In this intellectual voyage, let us summon the sagacity of historians, the discernment of strategists, and the empathy of diplomats to navigate the turbulent waters of the First Punic War. As we endeavor to unravel the threads of history, may our collective insights illuminate the shadows of the past and contribute to a deeper understanding of the forces that shaped the destiny of empires in the ancient Mediterranean world.


Under Secretary General: Atlas Gülmez & Canik

First Punic War 1.png
bottom of page