21 Oct, 2013

Envoy on Youth opening speaker at the first-ever international Model UN Security Council conference in Azerbaijan

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On the occasion of the first-ever international Model UN Security Council Conference to take place in Azerbaijan, the Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth Ahmad Alhendawi visited the country to participate in the opening session of the simulation programme, focused on the issue of cyber security. Other speakers included Azad Rahimov, Minister of Youth and Sport; Ali […]

16 Oct, 2013

UN Envoy on Youth issues welcome message to Azeri MUN ahead of visit to Baku

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The UN Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth Ahmad Alhendawi is set to pay an official visit to Azerbaijan, to speak at the open ceremony of the first Model United Nations Security Council, as well as to meet with government officials and youth organizations. The following is Alhendawi’s welcoming message to the participants of the  MUN conference: Ministers […]

4 Sep, 2013

United Nations Breaks Tradition to Bring Real Diplomacy to Model UN

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On 30 August 2013, the United Nations is educating students on how things are actually done inside its chambers by launching a new UN guide for Model UN, the first time the Organization has tried to change the direction in which the role-playing diplomatic simulations have evolved. “Through our interactions with Model UN conferences around […]

31 Aug, 2013

Envoy on Youth delivers UN Secretary General’s message to the Global Classrooms International Model United Nations Conference

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On 16 May, the UN Secretary General’s Envoy on Youth Mr Ahmad Alhendawi delivered a message to the Global Classrooms International Model United Nations Conference on behalf of the Secretary General Mr Ban Ki-moon. The UN Secretary-General’s message continued to “call on governments to help us stop moving from crisis to crisis, and instead address the […]