DPS STS (Delhi Public) School Dhaka hosted the Model United Nations Conference, DPSIMUN VI.
The four-day conference kicked off on Thursday and will continue till March 12 at DPS STS Dhaka senior campus, said a press release.
The conference is expected to witness the participation of 700 foreign and local delegates from over 65 schools, including Cibola High School (USA), Yew Chung International School of Shanghai (China), Scholastica, Sunbeams, Aga Khan, Sir John Wilson, Sunnydale, St Joseph, Viqarunnisa Noon School, Holy Cross and many more.
This time DPSMUN received around 2,000 registrations, being the first international MUN of the school.
Delegates will attend the conference to discuss pressing international issues and defend their positions passionately.
The students will have the opportunity to learn ways to negotiate with others and collaborate with like-minded people.
The conference will feature 15 special committees, including United Nations Children’s Fund, World Health Organisation, United Nations Women, United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs, North Atlantic Treaty Organisations, International Press Conference, United States National Security Council, Jatiya Sangshad and Special Political and Decolonisation Committee.
Fahmida Sultana, media and communication officer, resident coordinator’s office Dhaka, United Nations, Reshma Khan Zaman, operations manager, United Nations Women and Manas Singh, chief executive officer, STS Group, will deliver their speeches during the conference.
Vignesh Khajuria, secretary general, DPS International Model United Nations 2023, has conducted the ceremony’s opening and will also deliver the closing speech.