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United Nations Childrens Fund (UNICEF)

The United Nations Children's Fund is a UN agency responsible for providing humanitarian and developmental aid to children worldwide. Based in the UN headquarters in New York City, it is among the most widespread and recognizable social welfare organizations in the world, with a presence in 192 countries and territories. UNICEF's activities include immunizations and disease prevention, administering treatment for children and mothers with HIV, enhancing childhood and maternal nutrition, improving sanitation, promoting education, and providing emergency relief in response to disasters.
 

Topics:

1. Combatting the Increasing Rates of the Enlistment of Child Soldiers in Regional Conflicts
2. Protecting the Rights of Lone Refugee Children

About the Chairs

Dhana AlNoaman
Chair
g00086003@aus.edu

Dhana Abdulrahman is a twenty-year-old college student who was born and raised in the UAE. With a keen, passionate personality, she’s always ready for a challenge, MUN being one of them. She has participated in several MUN conferences including AUDMUN, winning awards along the way. She’s a passionate speaker and debater; she believes these debates help people improve their knowledge on world issues and at the same time helps improve speaking skills and confidence, and she hopes to be able to both learn and educate during conferences. As a chair, she wishes to give delegates a chance to have a voice on issues they feel passionate about. MUN provides the opportunity to find solutions to problems with peace and unity.

Dana AbuQamar
Co-chair
dnabuqamar@gmail.com

Dana is a senior at AMB. She is an outgoing, lively and ambitious person who’s passionate about exploring nature and discovering new things! Ever since she joined the MUN club in her sophomore year, she was amazed by the world of politics. Her exposure to various problems affecting millions across the globe and having the ability to echo the unheard urged her to purse her interest by planning to major in law. Dana has been engaged in a plethora of conferences as a delegate, chair and member of the executive board and is excited to provide her delegates with an exquisite experience!

Anvay Joshi
Co-chair
anvayjoshi17@gmail.com

Anvay Joshi is a Year 12 student at the Wellington International School. He will be serving as the co-chair of UNICEF for AUDMUN. Oftentimes referred to as the Devil's Advocate by his peers, he believes that MUN is the best way to use his argumentative nature in a productive manner and has been doing so for the past 4 years. Aside from MUN's, he loves theatre, economics and is a massive foodie. He hopes that the conference helps delegates grow and form new memories while having fun.