Early Beginnings and Exceptional Valor- Sulaiman Sulaimankhil (post conference interview).

Early Beginnings and Exceptional Valor- Sulaiman Sulaimankhil (post conference interview). Moved by the entrenched destitution in Afghanistan, Sulaiman Sulaimankhil began teaching at the young age of 14. A year into his teenage years and Sulaiman was doing things far beyond his age. Today Sulaiman is 17 years old and his habit has not changed but

Video Project Showcases HELA

From dream to reality, the THIMUN Qatar Afghanistan Initiative came full circle at #QLC15 when HELA’s Development Director and TQ 2015 delegate, Sulaiman Sulaimankhil, attended the Qatar Leadership Conference in  October 2015. In addition to presenting at the conference and sharing his organization’s growth from a small MUN club to Afghanistan’s first NGO focused on

Afghan Delegate starts new MUN Career in Thailand

Samir was one of the original MUN delegates from Afghanistan to participate in THIMUN Qatar 2015.  He is now attending school in Bangkok, but his passion for MUN remains! Everyone says that MUN is an organization which is trying to increase the skills of youth in any field of life. MUN hopes to improve the skills

PiMUN launched to help MUN clubs

This article is brought to us by Madison Swanson, a student at the John Burroughs School in St Louis, Missouri. Inspired by her trip to THIMUN Qatar 2015, and determined to help emerging MUN programs like the one in Kabul, Afghanistan, Madison helped to spearhead PiMUN, a school organization to refurbish laptops and to donate them to

HELA Students check out online debating

Written by Mursal Saidali, Curriculum Director for Hope for Education and Leadership in Afghanistan Yesterday our newest delegates who recently joined MUN club in Kabul took part in an online debate. It was their very first time that they heard delegates doing online debate. Students logged on via computers and their phones to listen to a debate

HELA invited to attend NGO Gathering

On Wednesday Mohammad Bilal Mirbatzai, Finance Director of Hope for Education and Leadership in Afghanistan (HELA), attended a seminar for NGOs which was held in the Continental Hotel. The event was hosted by Counterpart International.  About 30 people from about 30 different organizations were invited to the conference and Bilal attended on behalf of the HELA

Thanks and good luck

By Hassan Akoum, Former Qatar International School student, THIMUN Qatar Delegate and now a student at American University of Beirut. Three years of happiness, joy, motivation, empowerment and awareness. These five descriptions adequately portray my three year experience with THIMUN Qatar. The organization has helped me in various aspects in life as before I even

Afghan MUN now an NGO

Rahmatullah Hamdard is the new President and CEO of Afghanistan’s first NGO devoted primarily to Model United Nations. Formed under the umbrella organization HELA (Hope for Education and Leadership in Afghanistan), this new organization will carry on the initiative started at the 2014 Qatar Leadership Conference. (For more information refer to Full Circle: The TQ