11 January, 2018
Boscoites Bestowed with Almighty’s Parting Gift for 2017
Don Bosco High School (Matunga) students Ahmad Kazi of Class IX and for the first time Mateen Kazi of Class VII participated in a three days MUN in Asia’s largest Science and Technology Festival, TECHFEST 2017-18.
Techfest World MUN was held by the Indian Institute of Technology (Bombay).
Performances of both the brothers were commendable.
Ahmad Kazi was awarded the High Commendation (2nd Place) in the UN Women Committee. He was awarded a merit certificate, and a cash prize.
Ahmad Kazi was representing the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia with the committee’s agenda being “Improving Opportunities and Uplifting Women in the Middle East”.
Mateen Kazi was a part of the World Health Organization, a specialized agency of the UN. He was representing the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg.
The agenda of the committee was
(1) “Improving the Affordability and Accessibility of Life Saving Drugs” and
(2) “Discussion on building capacity to advocate for improved school health programmes”.
The efforts of the maiden innings of Mateen Kazi was appreciated by the Executive Board.