DEVI MUN 2019
Devi Academy Senior Secondary School launched Devi Mun on Founder’s Day 29.10.2019 and the programme went on for 3 days. Four participant schools PSBB Millennium , Chennai Public School, Sir Mutha School and Sri Venkateshwara Vidyalaya school. There were 5 committees – UNHCR, UNEP, UNHRC, UNGA & UNSC with 135 delegates with their Agenda.
Mr. R. Varadarajan, the Principal of Gurushree Shantivijai Jain Vidyalaya and Secretary of CSSC was the chief guest. He inspired the students in his address talking about 3C’s Confidence, Communication and Creativity. He added that such activities play a vital role in carving out global citizens of the future. The Correspondent of the school Mrs. R. Jeyalekshmy honoured the Chief guest. Ms. Divya Devi P.J, the Permanent Trustee, Ms. R. Lalitha, Member of the Management graced the occasion. Ms. K. C. Umamaheswari, the Principal introduced the chief guest.
The Agenda of various committees were UNGA – Development in the field of information and telecommunication in the context of international security, UNSC – Crisis in Yemen. UNHRC- Human Rights of unaccompanied migrant children and adolescents, UNEP – Promoting the Responsible disposal of electronic and hazardous waste, UNHCR – Providing adequate shelter for refugees and internally displaced persons.
The programme was a success as the delegates had simulated the agenda. Following resolutions were passed. UNHRC – Deeply concerned about the various health problems faced by migrants while travelling, reaching or after staying for sometime in the host country. UNEP – Promoting responsible disposal of hazardous waste and e-waste. UNGA – Promoting international organization for providing security in ICT’S. UNSC – Encourage Yemen to promote peace, there by joining hands and taking help from USA and Saudi Arabia and accede to the claims of Houthis partially or fully, without affecting the existing government.
PSBB Millennium emerged as the overall championship. Prizes were distributed for Best delegates and Special mention awarded to some best speakers.