The Global Leaders Summit would not have been possible without the wonderful Executive Board, consisting of talented, experienced MUNers from Georgetown International Relations Association, USA. The Director-General of the conference, Georgina Kenchington, was delighted to return to India. She was genuinely very impressed with the proceedings of the summit, and expressed her interest in returning … More GIRA meets SSLA!
The last day of the Lok Sabha conference began with the presence of 14 extremely energetic committee members who were well prepared to get their respective resolutions passed. The final session began with a formal discussion to introduce the amendments that the members wanted to implement. Sonia Gandhi was of the opinion that Resolution 1.1 … More The Final Roll Call: Lok Sabha Day 3
The air in the room was tense on last day of the Global Leader’s Summit 2017. Today was the day to make draft resolutions, official. The room could easily be split into two camps, that is how different the two draft resolutions were; each bloc plotting against the other, looking for every possible inadequacy in … More You Want a Resolution? We’ll Give You a Revolution! UN Women Day 3
The last meeting of the International Cricket Council began buzzing even with the small number of 8 delegates. An instant and interesting formal discussion began on the generation of funds and the improvement in the present revenue structure by the Anti-Corruption Unit. The discussion on the complete separation of the ACU from the ICC for … More ICC: A Step Closer to the Eradication of Corruption
As the curtain fell on the first ever Global Leaders’ Summit at the Symbiosis School of Liberal Arts, an atmosphere of eerie satisfaction and accomplishment filled the hall. The seats gradually began filling up, and when everyone was eventually seated, the Director-General – Georgina Kenchington – took the podium to deliver her speech. She was … More Closing Ceremony: This is not the G8, this is not the G20, this is the G196!
“We are at a stage where cyber warfare is an imminent threat.” With this grave warning, delegate Ashokkumar kicked off day two at the Lok Sabha. Cyberwarfare and general cyber-security was on the agenda, and today was a day to finally draft resolutions. The candidates had made a lot of effort to represent their real-life … More Grace and Dignity in the Lok Sabha
The debate opened with the members of the committee unanimously deciding to have an elaborate debate on the betterment of trade links between developed and developing nations. This topic gave extensive insights into the thoughts and solutions of the members. While DPRK, Afghanistan and South Africa stated that an enhancement in trade links will definitely … More You Can Sit With Us: Unlikely Alliances in UN Women
The second day for the meeting of the International Cricket Council began with a brief discussion on what had happened the previous day, with Ireland stressing on the importance of accountability as a factor in dealing with corruption. The Chair Rohit Tallapragada was extremely helpful and gave great advice to help the delegates deal with … More ‘Fixing’ and Deliberating
“If not us, then who? If not now, then when?” Honoring the spirit of diversity that the GL Summit prides itself in, we got to view some immersive cultural performances and workshops throughout the conference. To begin with, the Comedy Club from Symbiosis School for Liberal Arts put up an enigmatic and extremely engrossing debut … More Events at GLS Day 2
When the General Manager of Coke asks you to “get to know your Coca-Cola”, a healthy dose of scepticism might not be amiss. But in a highly enlightening and entertaining session, Sameeer Pathak addressed the participants of GL Summit 2017 on the topic of truth in the age of social media, based on an article … More Of Fake News and Conspiracy Theories