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Participation in the International Moot Court competition is by invitation only. Interested teams will be asked to complete an application for consideration

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    Programme

    Programme International Moot Court

    Location: Leiden University | Campus The Hague
    Turfmarkt 99 (Wijnhaven Building)
    2511 DP Den Haag
    The Netherlands

    Sunday, 21 January 2018 Teams arrive in The Hague
    Monday, 22 January 2018 Orientation session at Leiden University, Campus The Hague Presentation of the teams
    Tuesday, 23 January 2018 Start of preliminary rounds
    Wednesday, 24 January 2018 Preliminary rounds
    Welcoming reception, host:
    City of The Hague
    Thursday, 25 January 2018 Preliminary rounds.
    Announcement of the Final teams
    Friday, 26 January 2018 FINAL rounds, Academic building (Peace Palace). Awards ceremony. Closing Party
    Saturday, 27 January 2018 Departure participants to
    Schiphol Airport

     You can download the entire programme at “PRACTICALITIES & FORMS”

    Case & Procedures

    Participants

    • 12_1.argentina

      Argentina – Buenos Aires

      Tomas Karpowicz
      Joaquin Perez Prieto
      Federico Damian Xu
      Sofia Maria Herrero Glatigny
      Michelle Melisa Chen
      School: WWW.WASHINGTONSCHOOL.EDU.AR

    • 25_1.venezuela

      Venezuela – Caracas

      Elena Baez
      Carolina Franco
      Lars Morsink
      Luis Ignacio de Zabala
      Juan Andres Tagliaferro
      Alan Mondolfi
      Căciulă Laura Elena
      Popescu Brîndușa Doina
      School: www.washington.academy

    • 26_1.schotland

      Scotland – Edinburgh

      Scott Richardson-Peat
      Jordan Smith
      Osama Aslam
      Aaron Laurie
      Niamh Provan
      Zosia Kuczok
      Jenna McMahon
      Molly Murphy
      School: www.mockcourt.org.uk

    • 31_1.duitsland-500x294

      Germany – Munich

      Laura Marie Baumgartner
      Matylda Maria Bobnis
      Alexander May
      Andrei Tasala- Carbunica
      Lilly Emma Maria Weick
      Nicolas Duchs
      Theo Stauber
      Mirella Willems
      School: www.muenchen.de/ibk

    • 14_1.azerbaijan

      Azerbaijan – Baku

      Javid Huseynzade
      Teymur Mammadov
      Elbay Gasim-Zada
      Fidan Ibrahimova
      Eliza Mammadova
      Leyli Ganiyeva
      Aydan Huseynova
      Adila Guliyeva
      School:www.z-aliyeva.edu.az

    • 15_1.bulgaria

      Bulgaria – Sofia

      Ivan Ivanov Dimov
      Aleksandar Ivov Maslarski
      Gabriela Yavorova Stoyanova
      Iren Yankova Gancheva
      Selin Metin Deniz
      Ekaterina Hristova Fakirova
      Vencislava Boyanova Georgieva
      Patrisia Hristova Gospodinova
      School: www.2els.com

    • 17_1.mongolia

      Mongolia – Ulaanbaatar

      Boorchi Sergelen
      Solongo Batsaikhan
      Bayarmaa Nyamtogtokh
      Maral Batsaikhan
      Bishrel Enkhjargal
      Nomunzul Battulga
      Tugsbayasgalan Davaasuren
      Burte- Ujin Erdenetsogt
      School: Sant school

    • 18_1.poland

      Poland – Gdynia

      Kamil Winkler
      Hubert Kabacinski
      Julia Pajkert
      Lucja Madziar
      Weronika Krzepicka-Kaszuba
      Aleksandra Cibor
      Anna Kaczmarek
      School: www. lo2gdynia.pl

    • 19_1.romania

      Romania – Câmpulung Muscel

      Bârloiu Horia
      Florescu Șerban Nicolae
      Popescu Vlad George
      Stoica Olivian
      Enache Maria Magdalena
      Șofri Duțescu Maria Luiza
      Pătrășcan Teodora
      Savu Elena Teodora
      School: www.carol.edu.ro

    • 20_1.russia

      Russia – St. Petersburg

      Ilia Martynov
      Sviatoslav Korneev
      Vladislav Starkov
      Rada German
      Alina Liukonen
      Polina Lebedeva
      Polina Novikova
      Marina Krupnova

    • 33_1.russia

      Russia – Moscow

      Murat Aleev
      Andrey Ishutin
      Angelina Chesnokova
      Dalila Lupeta
      Vitalina Frolova
      Nadezhda Vinokurova
      Polina Sysoeva
      Anna Avdyushkina
      School: http://sch-int.ru/

    • 21_1.south-africa

      South Africa – Pretoria

      Mthunzi Vuyolwethu Ngobese
      Philasande Sandile Mdletshe
      Kian Terwin
      Sibulele Mbambi
      Qhayiya Mayinje
      Mashudu Mandaha
      Athenkosi Chulumanco Mthiya
      Adivhaho Londani Mudanalwo

    • 9_1.lnl

      The Netherlands

      • Abe linskens
      • Anne Sophie Pijnacker
      • Devyash Goel
      • Eleonora Raus
      • Emily Elise Na
      • Fabianne Flores
      • Julie Hermanns
      • Louise Blok
      • Luna de la Llama
      • Malo Ranzetti
      • Ron van der Horst
      • Ruth Schurink
    • 24_1.usa

      USA – New York

      NYC Team 1
      Hadja K. Bah
      Meicha Hall
      Ashley Nelson
      Jessica Betancourt
      Abigail Neely
      Aly Tantawy
      Shaniyah Frazier
      NYC Team 2
      Patricia Booth
      Ruth Robinson
      Antonio Guirola
      Samuel Ben-Ur
      Naomi Ferguson
      Harmonia Peet
      Melkisedec Francois

    Injustice anywhere
    is a threat to justice
    everywhere.

    Practicalities & Forms

    Application Forms for IMC The Hague 2018.

    How to prepare for the IMC

    Study the case closely, both the prosecution and defence sides.
    Your presentation must be in English!

    On what criteria will I be assessed?

    Presentation styles, defence or prosecution
    Good use of language
    Clarity of the argument
    How you respond to judges’ questions
    Persuasiveness of the arguments
    Understanding of the case

    https://youtu.be/sR3eISKuy3E

    Costs & Expenses

    Costs and expenses that each participating team should take into account:

    1. The participating team, chaperones and coaches pay their own travel expenses. These include: travel costs from home address to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport and vice versa.
    2. Meals on Sunday 21 January and on the day of departure, Saturday 27 January 2018, are not provided by the IMC organisation.

    The IMC organisation will cover the expenses for:

    Transportation from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Novotel The Hague and vice versa.
    Transportation to the Peace Palace for the finals.
    Lunches and dinners during the week.
    3 nights hotel.

    More information: IMC office .

    Travel arrangements

    Visa Application Process

    Students requiring a visa to come to The Netherlands should write to the IMC Office providing the following passport information: name as written in passport, date of birth, nationality, passport number and date of issue/expiration. Please also include the (email) address of the visa department of the Dutch Embassy or Consulate where you will apply for your visa.

    Please try and send the information of all students/teachers requiring a visa in one single document, as this greatly speeds up the process. Please make sure that we have your information on time because the process may take a while. Upon receipt of the information, the IMC office will send a formal invitation letter to the applicants with a copy to the Embassy/Consulate.

    Airport Transfer

    IMC offers a pick-up service to and from Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport to the NOVOTEL. The pickup service is put in motion once your registration for the IMC has been confirmed and your flight number is known at
    IMC organisation.

    Hotel Accommodation

    We have reserved rooms for IMC participants at the NOVOTEL Den Haag City Centre and Novotel Suites.

    Registration at: NOVOTEL Den Haag City Centre
    Address: Hofweg 5-7
    2511 AA The Hague
    T.: +31(0)70 364 88 46

    NOVOTEL Suites Den Haag
    Address: Grote Marktstraat 46
    2511 BJ The Hague

    Registration

    Participation in the International Moot Court competition is by invitation only.

    New teams interested in participating: please contact the IMC Office by sending the application to: jrcinfo@schools.nyc.gov (see Practicalities & Forms for the application form).

    We have a maximum number of teams that may participate. The closing date for application is 1 August 2017.

    IMC Press team

    We ask students to participate in a Press team to make a daily report for the International Moot Court. If you are interested in joining the press team, please sign up by using this form. Applications for the press team must be sent to the IMC organisation by 1 January 2018.

    We provide food and drinks during the IMC.

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