Surat : G.D. Goenka International School, Surat is proud to proclaim its first inaugural edition of the ‘SPORTS MUN-A Fiesta of Sports Diplomacy’. Today, MUN has become an activity where imparting glocal knowledge and bringing about actionable change are barometers to judge an activity which has become a part of every school.

GD Goenka International School, Suratsince its inception has aimed towards institutional excellence and as a result GDGIS hosted the Sports MUN on 30th and 31st of December.The programme began with the opening ceremony on the 30th of December which was graced by the presence of eminent personalities like Mr. KamleshYagnik – Chairman of Sarvajanik Education Society, Mr. Nilesh Shah – President of Surat Tennis Club; followed by prayer presented by the students of G.D.Goenka.

Dr. S.Antony Raj. – Principal of J.H. Ambani and Mr. PranayJardosh – Director of Academics & Operations of P.P. SavaniChaitanyaVidyaSankul also addressed the gathering with their inspiring words.Principal Dr. MoupaliMittraof G.D.Goenka International SchoolSurat added more to the juncture with her words of wisdom and then declared the Sports MUN open.

Over 100 delegates from all over India as well as from Singapore &Sharjah were a part of these two days conference. It was headed by the Goenkans, Shaurya Jindal – Secretary General &Jignesh Desai – Director General. Socials were also a part of The Sports MUN which comprised of the musical performances & standup comedy.

The programme ended with the closing ceremony graced by Mr. Chirag Gandhi –Ranji trophy player & Mr. Manav Patel (Ex Goenkan) – Vice Captain of Arunachal Pradesh team playing for Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy, followed by the award ceremony along with _____________ School declared as the winning school. The Sports MUN was professed closed by the Principal Dr. MoupaliMittra.

This conference mainly intended to foster problem-solving skills, allowingnovices to gain a first taste of structured debate and providethem the opportunity to hone their debating and public speaking skills.

We believe in diplomacy and consensus since those are the stepping stones to a better humanity.

The committees invigorated all delegates to extensively research and analyze their respective country’s policies and political relations in field of sports which gradually gave consensual resolutions to the problems discussed at length.