NYCThe United Nations Association of Singapore Model United Nations (UNASMUN) is officially powered by the National Youth Council (NYC), under the National Youth Fund (NYF). The NYF supports ground-up youth initiatives to champion community and social causes through partnerships with Youth Sector Organisations.

NYC was set up by the Singapore government on November 1, 1989 as the national co-ordinating body for youth affairs in Singapore and the focal point of international youth affairs. On January 1, 2015, NYC began its operations as an autonomous agency under the Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth.