National Level "ICFAI Model United Nations"
The ICFAI Law School organised a National Level “ICFAI Model United Nations September 14-15, 2018
The ICFAI Law School organized a two day National Level “ICFAI Model United Nation”. The purpose of "ICFAI Model United Nations 2018 (IMUN'18)” was to teach the participants international diplomacy and public speaking. The participants held discussions on the given agenda with strict connivance to regulations that govern a UN committee. These soft skills learnt in IMUN'18 will be beneficial to all the delegates from all and any stream. On the first day of the program, the event was inaugurated with great enthusiasm. The event began with lighting of lamp followed by ganesh vandana. Participants from more than 20 diverse colleges including GLC Mumbai, Amity UP, MRIU, BBDIT Lucknow, DSNLU, UPES, IMS Unison, Law College Dehradun and other National Law Universities in India. There were four committees, UNGA (United Nations General Assembly), STAKEHOLDER’S MEET, INTERNATIONAL ATOMIC ENERGY AGENCY and AIPPM (All India Political Parties Meet) with total delegate strength of 250 from across the country.
The Chief Guest for the inaugural ceremony was Dr. Dhan Singh Rawat (Hon’ble Minister of Higher Education, Govt. of Uttrakhand).The Guests of Honour were, Dr. Leelavathy Paliesetty(State Technical Officer, United Nations Development Programme), Professor Dr. Pawan K. Aggarwal (Vice Chancellor, IUD), Professor Dr. Muddu Vinay (Pro-Vice Chancellor, IUD).The faculty conveners are Mr. Avishek Raj along with Academic Coordinator of Faculty of Law, Ms. Monica Kharola, who are playing a major role in coordinating and organizing the event. The Student Conveners for the event were, BasukiNath Pandey (Secretary General), Aditya Anand (Director General), Himani Agarwal (Deputy Secretary General) .The closing ceremony was be graced by chief Guest Padmshree Mr. Avdhash Kaushal (RLEK, Dehardun)who will enlightened the audience briefly on world peace and diplomacy.
The UNGA: Social, Cultural & Humanitarian committee oversaw the agenda “The Question of Extra-Judicial, Summary & Arbitrary Executions”.
STAKEHOLDER’S MEET, a National committee discussed over the agenda- “Outside Court Settlement of Ayodhya Dispute”.
The third committee of IMUN’18 was INTERNATIONAL ATOMIC ENERGY AGENCY with the agenda “Application of the IAEA Safeguards in the Middle East”. This was quite a challenging topic to hark upon but was very well discussed by most of the delegates with occasional moderation by the executive board members.
IMUN’18 also had another Indian committee, AIPPM, where the agenda was to discuss, analyze and suggest on “Electoral & Educational Reforms”. The Executive Board members were highly effective in directing the discussions in the forums and also guiding delegates in their approach towards the agenda.