UiTMLaw Malaysia Shines at the IIUM Model United Nations 2019

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UiTMLaw Malaysia is proud to highlight the achievements of International Law Club members at the International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM) Model United Nations Conference 2019 which was held on 1-3 November 2019. Themed ‘Towards A Better Society’, this was the first edition of Model United Nations (MUN) Conference hosted by the IIUM MUN Club. UiTMLaw delegates won the Best Group Delegation Award (Grand Prize) for their outstanding individual achievements in their respective councils.

MUN is a platform for students to hone international relation skills by assuming the roles of world leaders and international decision makers, precisely the UN committees. MUN conferences highlight UN Committee style in debate, negotiations and informal discussions. Outstanding delegates in each committee are identified and given awards. The IIUM Model United Nations Conference 2019 gathered participation from UiTMLaw, Universiti Malaya, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Taylor’s University and many others. The UiTMLaw delegates emerged as the champion over 38 other teams and brought home the Best Group Delegation Award after 3 days of deliberation and negotiation with other delegates. Aside from the Best Delegation Award, UiTMLaw delegates also secured various individual awards in their respective councils. The UiTMLaw award winners were as follows:

 UNITED NATIONS ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COUNCIL

  • Most Outstanding Delegate – Awangku Ariff Radhi bin Awang Ariffin

 UNITED NATIONS HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL

  • Best Delegate – Nurizzati Kafiya binti Sidek
  • Honourable Mention – Norafiqah Syrene binti Tajularipin
  • Verbal Mention – Muhamad Irfan bin Jafri
  • Best Position Paper – Nur Nabila binti Roslee

 WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION

  • Best Delegate – Muhammad Aizat Adli bin Zalil
  • Most Outstanding Delegate – Siti Aishah binti Rizal
  • Verbal Mention – Daniel Qayyim bin Hasdi
  • Verbal Mention – Marina binti Tiwol
  • Verbal Mention – Siti Shyazana binti Mokhsein

 UNITED NATIONS SECURITY COUNCIL

  • Best Delegate – Aiman Haqeem Al Sadat bin Zyed Al Sadat

 HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

  • Highest Commendation – Aisya Shahiroh Abu Johan
  • Verbal Mention – Muhammad Iqmal Hazim bin Khairuddin
  • Verbal Mention – Muhammad Nor Aqil Haziq

 

Reconnect Your World with UiTMLaw

 UiTMLaw Website: https://law.uitm.edu.my/v4/

 

Written by: Ms. Nurus Sakinatul Fikriah Mohd Shith Putera

Edited by: Dr. Nur Ezan Rahmat

 

Photo: UiTMLaw delegates with the Deputy Dean (Student Affairs), Dr. Siti Hafsyah Idris, and the International Law Club Advisor, Ms. Nurus Sakinatul Fikriah Mohd Shith Putera, at the closing ceremony of IIUM Model United Nations 2019