Sofia International Model United Nations (SOFIMUN)
Foundation is an non-governmental organization
(NGO), founded and registered in Sofia, Bulgaria
in the beginning of 2008. The legal chartering
took place right after the successful conclusion
of the first edition of the first international
Model United Nations (MUN) conference in Sofia,
Bulgaria – the SOFIMUN conference in July 2008.
The 1st edition of the SOFIMUN conference gathered
around 150 young leaders from more than 40 nations
from the 6 populated continents of the globe.
After this successful initiative which was
organized by a youth team from 9 states and
legally presented to the public by the Internet
Youth Media "Svetu" (Bulgarian media for youth
activities). Later the SOFIMUN International
Foundation was established.
SOFIMUN Foundation is established by an
international team of young professionals and
prominent specialists whose main aim is to
contribute to the better understanding of the UN
ideas and also to a better education of today’s
young people. The SOFIMUN Foundation also works
for the successful participation of the youth in
international affairs worldwide.
its establishment, the SOFIMUN Foundation started
various projects, part of its commitment to the
promotion of the UN ideas and the advanced
education of the young people.
priority of the Foundation is to engage the
society, particularly young academicians in
activities beneficial for their knowledge and for
the international dialogue, while simultaneously
supporting the intermediation between the young
people and various organizations, scholars,
representatives and authorities of international
Foundation is governed by a President who is
helped by the Executive Director and the President
of the Board of Directors.
SOFIMUN Foundation has formed 5 main plenary
division: Public Relations, Partnerships,
division: administrative issues, members of the
integrative part of the Foundation’s structure is
the Board of Trusties. Members of the Board are
renowned figures from various international and
national organizations, members of governments and
SOFIMUN Foundation has members and a alumni
network worldwide. Apart from this the SOFIMUN
International Foundation has formed a special
group of former organizers, secretaries-general,
presidents, chairpersons, editors and awarded
delegates from the activities of the SOFIMUN
Foundation and this group is called "The Club".
"The Club" works for the promotion of ideas and as
a think tank on different issues and problems that
the SOFIMUN Foundation elaborates on with its
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