Sri Sri University- Model United Nations (SSU-MUN), 2nd-4th Feb, 2018
The First Model United Nations (MUN) at Sri Sri University happened from 2nd-4th February, 2018. It witnessed both working as well as retired personnel across UN offices such as UNICEF India, UNESCO, Institute of United Nations Studies. The purpose to have actual UN representatives to our MUN was to bring in an environment of simulation.
The 3 day event was divided into 3 committees:
UNGA DISEC, dealing with disarmament, global challenges and threats to peace that affect the international community;
WTO-World Trade Organization (WTO) dealing with regulating the international trade and economy across borders;
UNHRC- The United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) is an inter- governmental body responsible for strengthening the promotion and protection of human rights.
The keynote speakers for the event included: Mr. Augustine Veliath, Ex-Communication Specialist and Mrs. Sarita Jadav, National Programme Officer from UNICEF, India.