A video message of the former UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon who was saluting and appreciating young students participating in a MUN session concerning global crisis was screened. MUN is a platform where Ban Ki-moon himself practiced leadership and diplomacy in his early age. Not only Ban Ki-moon but also other world leaders were Model UNers when they were youngsters.
The simulation committee, where 17 students, who played roles of UN Member States was chaired by a University of Tehran PhD Student of Economics Mr. Moslem Gholipour.
After making statements about the position of their respective countries, the participants had a round of hot debates, negotiations and lobbying and finally succeeded to adopt an agreement by issuing a resolution like the New York Declaration as a plan for addressing large movements of refugees and migrants.
A training was organized on My 13, 2018 to introduce the subject to the participants, train them to play their rolls as representatives of different countries as well as teach how to prepare their position papers.