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 Relations were severed, ambassadors withdrawn, and bans on trade and travel were imposed.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

Almost a Whole New World

Almost A Whole New World Zoya Salahuddin THIMUN-Q is a conference known to bring together a plethora of opinions from all around the world, coming from various ethnic, religious and linguistic backgrounds. As many students come to Qatar to engage in invigorating debate sessions, they are given the opportunity to experience a foreign culture, which

The Threat Behind the Screen

The Threat Behind the Screen Nafilah Khan The growth of technology – is it really as a good as the world makes it seem? On your one Saturday off from work, you decide to stay home and spend your day scrolling through (and shopping from) various online websites. Quite a relatable scenario, don’t you think?

THIMUN Profiles – SG Don Sandev Ferdinando

THIMUN Profiles – Don Sandev Ferdinando Rayan El Amine The THIMUN Profile series seeks to shed light on some of the high-ranking, hardworking individuals who are pushing this conference forward. These are faces you may have seen, and jobs you may even recognize, but THIMUN Profile seeks to really explore these individuals and understand why