On March 25-26, the Nazarbayev Intellectual School (NIS) in Aktau hosted its first Model United Nations (MUN) conference. There were approximately 40 delegates making up 3 councils (UNICEF, The Commission on the Status of Women – CSW , and FAO).
The opening ceremony was highlighted by a Skype message from Mr. Vlastimil Samek, Representative of the United Nations Department of Global Communications to Kazakhstan. Additionally, NIS-Aktau will be sending 16 students to participate in the New SilkWay MUN conference to be held in Almaty at the end of April 2019.
The NIS MUN Aktau aim is to continue to improve and increase the MUN program in Aktau. NIS MUN Aktau truly appreciates the support of the United Nations Information Office in Almaty and others as the NIS MUN Aktau continues to develop global citizens well equipped with the knowledge and experience to impact and improve not only their communities and countries, but the world as well.
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