Fatima El Mahdi, Head of THIMUN
Qatar, said: "Our goal at THIMUN
Qatar is to equip high school students with the skills, tools, and knowledge to propose purpose-led solutions to global issues.
Organized by the THIMUN
Foundation, which operates in the Netherlands, this conference aims to have a dialogue among Asia's youth leaders on world issues, and to mold them into tomorrow's leaders.
QIIB welcomed students from the Lebawi International Academy at Addis Ababa, Ethiopia as part of the bank's sponsorship of an initiative undertaken by Qatar Academy students to help fly-in members of the MUN (Model United Nations) Club to Doha for the Thimun
Qatar Conference, held last month.
As part of its belief in the capacity of Qatar's youth to be change-makers and thought-leaders, QF -- through its Pre-University Education mission area -- is currently preparing for the upcoming eighth annual THIMUN
Qatar conference, taking place from January 22-25, 2019.
The two-day conference, which concluded yesterday, is the only conference in Bahrain affiliated with The Hague International Model United Nations (THIMUN
) and marks the eighth MUN hosted by the school.
Entirely led by students, DIAMUN -- now in its sixth year -- is one of the Middle East's first Hague International Model United Nations (THIMUN
) affiliated conferences, and the only one in the UAE.
DIAMUN will attempt to send the resolutions to the UN through its parent organisation THIMUN
(The Hague International Model United Nations).
The desert restoration day event was organised in collaboration with the Ministry of Municipality and Environment, Friends of the Environment Center, and THIMUN
The event opened with the Parade of the Nations The eighth annual THIMUN
Qatar conference - organised by Qatar Foundation's Pre-University Education - began Wednesday at Qatar National Convention Centre, bringing together 1,800 students from 64 local and international schools to discuss, debate and propose solutions to some of the world's most pressing issues.
On September 15, the THIMUN
Qatar executive team will host an interactive workshop, 'United Nations Sustainable Development Goals', that will explore the impact of human activities on the environment.