Committee Reports for THIMUN Qatar 2018

Committee reports were shared by Zoe Martin-Parkinson, Deputy Secretary General for TQ 2018 __________________ Honorable Secretary General, madame president, student officers, delegates, and guests I would now like to share the final resolution for this year’s 7th annual THIMUN Qatar conference; Believing that THIMUN Qatar 2018 has been the best conference ever Emphasising the importance

Qatar’s diplomatic community comes out strong for THIMUN Qatar 2018

We were honored to have a tremendous showing from the diplomatic community at the opening of the seventh annual THIMUN Qatar conference.  Over 50 embassies were represented, giving delegates a unique opportunity to interact with Ambassadors and other members of the diplomatic community. It was an opportunity to talk about the issues student ambassadors had

MUN Conferences in the Time of Blockades

There is probably not an MUN program or conference in the GCC region that has not felt the bite of the blockade currently in place against Qatar. I will leave it to future delegate-diplomats to sort through the chaos and find solutions to an events such as these. But for the poor-suffering conference manager trying

Shaping Tomorrow: THIMUN celebrates 50 years with anniversary book

Visitors to the THIMUN Hague 50th anniversary conference were in for a special treat: a wonderful book celebrating 50 years of student debate and MUN action, spanning 1968 to the very recent. The book highlighted stories from former delegates, MUN Directors, and individuals who have shaped the organization over its illustrious history. The book was

MUNImpact: HELA Night

MUNImpact: HELA Night  Natali Al Jundy “We need to work today to shape tomorrow; if we do not work today, we will not be able to shape tomorrow.” says Sulaiman Sulaimankhil, co-founder and deputy CEO of HELA. When asked how MUN has impacted HELA’s growth over the years, both Sulaiman and Sana Dawari, the program’s

Qatar Under Siege

Qatar Under Siege Faiq Raedaya On the decisive day of June 5, 2017, a blockade of the air, land and sea was imposed on Qatar by neighboring Arab countries. Relations were severed, ambassadors withdrawn, and bans on trade and travel were imposed. Despite widespread panic amongst the general public, the Qatari government has maintained an

The Price of Naivety

The Price of Naivety Nafilah Khan Rotting in a four-by-four cell for over three years gives one a lot to think about. Whether for an actual criminal, or one who was simply framed, a life sentence in prison ultimately means hell. So how did I end up in this murky, abominable place? It was all