IIMUN conference at UPS from April 28

Port Blair
12 Apr 2017

One of the India’s leading brand in education conference management, 'Indian International Model United Nations (IIMUN) will organize IIMUN conference in Port Blair in Ummat Public School (UPS) from April 28-30, in which students from grade 7th to grade 12th (all boards welcomed) who are not only from Port Blair but also from other parts of the island and also from cities like Chennai, Kolkata and Hyderabad will participate. Students of these places have been invited to participate in the event. More details can be obtained from Akanksha Chaudhary (9769492446, akankshac.iimun@gmail.com) or Mohammad Lokhandwala (8082081021, mohammadlok.iimun@gmail.com)
‘IIMUN was founded in the year 2012 by a group of college friends led by Mr. Rishabh Shah. Today, we have under our own banner (IIMUN) - 108 conferences in as many cities across the globe with over 3200 committees being simulated and a total of 200,000 students who have directly participated in them. With annual conferences present in 108 cities across 15 countries, IIMUN has in the past 2015-16, yearly August cycle put up conferences in the UN Headquarters apart from a record breaking 7500 delegates making us the World's Largest MUN Conference at our Mumbai Edition”, a press release of the organization said.
It further said that, “we are backed by the Ministry of External Affairs. Being a conference for the youth by the youth, it is run completely by students in age group of 16-25 years. It is the first MUN in Asia to have its own procedure. The events organized by IIMUN have been attended or supported by noted luminaries like former UN Secretary General Mr. Ban-Ki-Moon, UN Under Secretary General Mr. Peter Launsky, Hon. UN Chief of Education Outreach Ms. Nathalie Leroy, former UN Under Secretary General Mr. Shashi Tharoor, Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Shri Pritviraj Chavan, Union Minister of Agriculture, Shri Sharadchandra Govindrao Pawar, founder of UTV and Walt Disney India, Mr. Ronnie Screwvala, noted Bollywood actors like Mr. Imran Khan, Mr. Rahul Bose, Vir Das, Mr. Cyrus Broacha, Mr. Aftab Shivdasani, national film award winner, Mr. Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra and Mr. Subhash Ghai, CEO of Future Group, Mr. Kishore Biyani, National Information Officer of United Nations Information Centre, Mr. Rajiv Chandran, Former Union Minister Mr. Manish Tewari, Union Cabinet Minister Mr. Suresh Prabhu and had performances by dance maestro Mr. Shaimak Davar, Mr. Mudassar Khan apart from the evergreen veteran singer and mascot of the organisation, Mr. Leslie Lewis and many more, a release from Indian International Model United Nations said.
Indian International Model United Nations explained: “With India to be one of the leading candidates to become the next super power by the pundits, there has never been more need for young leaders. Youth represents the Modern India, young mindsets, young visions and new perceptions. There is a great burst in the youth to be more effective and involved in social issues. The youths today feels an urge to speak up, to stand by itself and its beliefs and ideals. Here, the Indian International Model United Nations is trying to create platforms to bring the youth forward by providing the youth a responsible medium to put forth their ideas. At IIMUN, we organise simulations of local bodies, the Indian Parliament and the United Nations where students don the hats of diplomats and try to solve  local, national and global issues.”