Author Archives: Saoussen H.

Let’s make money!

20.04 -

Why, and how do resourceless countries become outrageously rich while countries full of natural resources remain extremely poor? Why does a country like Burkina Faso, the number one cotton producer in the world, fail to feed its own population when it has the capability of feeding not only its people, but also Africa as a whole?

Switzerland Saoussen H. 1

Living a diplomat’s life

Palais des Nations-Geneva
31.03 -

What could be a more ideal place to learn how to represent a country then the UN headquarters in Geneva, commonly known as the “Palais des Nations”? Taking the opportunity of having such an institution in their city, the GIMUN association (Geneva International Model United Nations), every year they organize a simulation week at the UN headquarters.

Switzerland Saoussen H. 3