AUA Model UN Conference

On March 7th, 2015 the first AUA Model UN took place at UN House. This was co-organised by UNDPI and American University of Armenia. Graduate and undergraduate students participated in the simulation of the UN Security Council, during which the activities by ISIS against Yezidis were discussed. CEN Yerevan trainers were invited to conduct the negotiations skills development workshop for the participants. During the workshop Model UN ambassadors were faced with actual tough negotiations, where persuasion techniques, leadership skills and team play proved to be the most important steps for reaching consensus.  The workshop concentrated on interactive games, role-play exercises and analysis of multilateral negotiations basics. Read more