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For the first time in the UAE, children between the ages of 9 and 15 will be able to participate in the Montessori Model United Nations (MMUN) sporting the tagline, 'Inspiring Youth to create a better world.'
The MMUN conference is a platform that allows children to assume the role of an ambassador to the United Nations.
The MMUN is due to happen in partnership with Gems World Academy, Dubai, and Aldar Academies, Abu Dhabi.
"The MMUN is strictly based on Maria Montessori's principles.
The first two days of Training for future delegates is focused on preoperational procedures of how to become the ideal MMUN Delegate.
She specified that the MMUN conferences are not a competition.
The first two days of the training for future delegates will focus on pre-operational procedures of how to become the ideal MMUN delegate wherein they will learn how to deal with specific international issues, debate and gain a greater understanding of what actual delegates at the United Nations encounter when international relationships and possible conflicts coincide on a world stage.
For further information on the MMUN, please visit www.montessori-mun.org
MMUN was launched in 2006 to get 9- to 15-year-old students from around the world to formulate, present, debate and revise positions on current issues that are affecting people of the world by assuming the perspectives of a citizen of their selected countries.
"The MMUN is an ideal platform to enable students to pursue that mission by dealing with complex issues and global challenges."
MMUN is currently in discussions with various UAE educational authorities about holding the programme in other Emirates.
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