Maria Montessori Sr. Sec. School, Koirengei, in collaboration with Polaris International, organised the first ever Model United Nations in Manipur from the 4th till the 7th of October 2019.
The theme of the conference was "Coadunate Contra Conflict". It followed the Harvard Model United Nations format of debate. Dr. Najma Heptulla, Hon'ble Governor of Manipur and Ms. Nengcha Lhouvum, rtd IFS, Government of Manipur graced the opening ceremony, at Classic Grande, as the Chief Guest and Guest of Honour respectively. A total of 170 delegates, from all over the state, took on ambassadorial roles of the different countries of the world.
The committees that were simulated were:
Agenda: Discussing the rights of the LGBTQ+ community
Agenda: Discussing climate change and climate refugees.
Agenda: Reviewing the Laws related to prevention of cruelty against animals and the recognition of animals as legal persons.
Agenda: Reforms to the existing player transfer system
Delegates were recognised and celebrated for their participation and success. And many won accolades for their outstanding contribution and performance.