Annual International Law Competition “Youth For Peace” 2010, Belarus


It 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 (3) undergraduate (university) students 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: international@mitso.by

Important dates

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

Rules and Application Form can be found and downloaded on the official website of the Competition – Website in English. You can also join the Facebook Group

Do not hestitate to contact the organizing committee: international@mitso.by

Thank you Khayala Mammadova (Azerbaijan) for sharing this event.

2 Responses to Annual International Law Competition “Youth For Peace” 2010, Belarus

  1. I still dont get it! What is this competition about? What should the teams do?

  2. Dear Edmilson, please contact the organizing committee for more information.

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