The Oakridge Junior Model United Nations conference (OakJMUN) 2018, was held at Oakridge International School Hyderabad from 24th-26th August. This three-day conference witnessed intense debate, crisis and resolutions being passed by the young and bright minds. The student delegates of Grade 6-8 empowered the vision of OakMUN 2018 “Envision, Enact, Empower”. The conference was inaugurated by Mr. Prashanth Jain, an entrepreneur and motivational speaker. He asked the young delegates to be aware of what was happening around them and to grow into confident global citizens.
The highlight of OakJMUN2018 was the high-tea which witnessed the performance of a student band followed by interaction amongst the delegates. The students as photojournalists and International Press submitted pictures and reports of high quality. The closing ceremony was eagerly awaited with delegates cheering the award winners. At the end of the conference, student delegates got an opportunity to view all the highlights of OakMUN 2018 through a video.
The Oakridge Junior Model United Nations conference is an initiative by Oakridge Newton, one of the top International Schools in Hyderabad. In this three-day conference, students of Grade 6-8 participate and involve in intense debates and discussions to change the world to create a better future. Through JMUN like platforms, students learn about the actual MUN conferences. They explore the various global issues and how different organizations work to improve the situation. This is an ideal platform for the Junior and Middle school students, which help develop internationally-minded beings.