• Model United Nations 2019

    Contributed by: Shivam Gupta The Public Policy Club, IIM Bangalore organized the 2019 edition of the annual Model United Nations (MUN) Conference of IIM Bangalore on 16th and 17th February 2019. The event grew in size and scale from last year as two committees were simulated this time and the participation doubled to over 75+ delegates from across the country. The participants included undergraduate students, working professionals, school students and delegates from IIMB. Shivam Gupta, a PGP 1 student served as the Secretary-General for this edition of IIMB MUN, and Arpan Ghosh was the Deputy Secretary-General. The two committees simulated were  the Economic & Social Council (ECOSOC), which had spirited…

  • The Hard Problems

    Contributed By: Akanksha Dewaker The distinguished member of Parliament, Mr. Feroze Varun Gandhi was in the campus for an informative session. The session was conducted by the Public Policy Club in association with Entrepreneurship and Innovation Cell on the issue of the role of youth in building the nation. His talk covered a wide array of issues focussing on inequality and rural sector in the country. Mr. Gandhi is also a poet, having published two volumes, ‘The otherness of self’ and ‘Stillness’. He is an eminent columnist and frequently writes in major newspapers. His articles and studies show his concern for poverty eradication and equality that goes beyond politics. His book, “A Rural…