“Model UNESCO Mongolia” conference to run

2015-09-30 16:46:18

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On occasion of the 70th anniversary of the UNESCO, the Youth Assembly at the UN will co-organize the first “Model UNSCO Mongolia” conference this October 17 together with the Mongolian National Commission for UNESCO,  in the “Consensus” hall of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

The event will gather 70 young people aged 15-24 a selection of whom will use specific criteria.

The Model UNESCO Conference is one of the model assemblies of the UN organized across the world. The conference’s main aims are to let its participants make in-depth research works into current international matters and to provide them with knowledge on international relations, diplomacy and UN’s present programs and actions.

The participants discuss international issues by playing roles of representatives of the UN members. This year’s conference for Mongolia will run under a theme “Equality between men and women in sustainable development”.

The conference is supposed to end with a draft resolution, approved by the participants, later it will be officially submitted to the UN Permanent Representative Office in Mongolia and the UNESCO Representative in Beijing.