International Law Competition «Youth for Peace» - is an annual contest on International Law organized by the Educational Establishment of the Federation of Trade Unions of Belarus «International Institute of Labour and Social Relations». The main goal of the Competition is to promote active participation of young people in political and cultural life of society and to disseminate knowledge about International Humanitarian Law.
V Anniversary Competition will take place in 2010. During previous 4 years students from Armenia, Austria, Belarus, Brazil, China, Czech Republic, Estonia, France, Kyrgyzstan, Macedonia, Moldova, Netherlands, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Tajikistan, UK and Ukraine took part in the Competition.
Participation in the Competition
Working languages of the Competition are Russian and English. In order to participate, a team must consist of three undergraduate (university) students (3) none of whom has taken part in the Competition previously and all of whom should generally be under 31 years old. Participation of mixed teams (interuniversity) is allowed.
The decision as to the number of teams-participants of the Competition is made by the Organizational Committee in accordance with the results of the Preliminary Round selection. Applications should be returned to the e-mail address of the Competition: firstname.lastname@example.org
February 2, 2010 - deadline for submission of applications
February 16, 2010 - applicants will be informed of the results of the selection process
March 9, 2010 - final registration - last day for the selected teams (participants) to confirm their participate in the Competition. Selected teams, who will not confirm their participation until this date, are not allowed to participate.
May 18-22, 2010 - V International Law Competition «Youth for Peace» in Minsk, Belarus.
All additional information (rules, application form, history of the competition, photos and poster) you can find on the official page of the Competition.