The UN Youth Association of Romania is proud to announce the 7th edition of the UN Youth Moot Courts Competition, an academic simulation of the juridical procedures in front of international courts, held in English and French. This year the competition will take place from April 20 -22, 2018 at the Faculty of Law, University of Bucharest.
One of the most important projects of the association, the UN Youth Moot Courts Competition aims to give to the participants the opportunity to apply their knowledge of International law, European Union law and Human Rights. The competition is also a forum for students to acquire practical experience on how to prepare and present legal arguments and how to debate current legal and social issues.
The UN Youth Moot Courts Competition welcomes students to a series of simulations of the juridical procedures in front of the international courts. The Competition consists of an extensive three-day educational program. Throughout this program, students are given the opportunity to engage in discussions on the prospects and challenges of international justice so they can put into practice their knowledge. This edition aims to educate and train the students in simulating the juridical procedures in front of the International Court of Justice, the European Court of Human Rights and the International Criminal Court.
The official language is English, excluding the European Court of Human Rights, where the official language is French.
Students can register through the official website of the competition, by filling in the application form (English, French).
The deadline for registration is April 10, 2018. The competition will be held in Bucharest, from April 20-22, 2018.