“Diplomats of the Future” Exhibition Game is held among graduates and winners of the "Diplomat of the Future" contest. The competition consists of two parts: Karl Popper's school debate and speech contest. The themes of the discussions are concerned with the problems of international relations in the field of global energy and environmental security. Participants - two teams, per three students each. Each participant receives a certificate.

Rules

PROVISION

on International business game "Diplomats of the future"

 within the framework of international intellectual games

 

  1. General statements
    1. This Provision defines the goals, objectives, organization, and rules of the International business game "Diplomats of the future» (hereinafter-the game);
    2. The game is held in the format of a business game «UN Model «Session of the UNESCO Executive Board”, simulating the Executive Council meeting of specialized agencies of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO);
    3. The game is held by the Representation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation in Yakutsk (hereinafter referred to as- the Representation of the MFA of Russia in Yakutsk) and public organization of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) "Association of promotion and consolidation of people's diplomacy "Intersfera" (hereinafter referred to as "Intersfera") within the framework of International intellectual games (hereinafter referred to as the IIG);
    4. In this regulation, the following terms are used:
  • The Organizing Committee of IIG – the official Organizing Committee of International intellectual games created in the established order;
  • Coordinator - Ministry of education and science of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia);
  • Organizers - Representation of MFA of Russia in Yakutsk and "Intersfera";
  • Partner - Diplomatic Academy of MFA of Russia;
  • Participant - pupils of senior classes of secondary comprehensive educational institutions of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) in the amount of 38 people, and pupils of senior classes of secondary comprehensive educational institutions from other regions of the Russian Federation and foreign countries in the amount of 20 people;
  • Best delegate of the Model - a Participant with the highest number of points according to the estimations of the jury;
  • Jury - a group of experts, identifies the Best delegate of the Model based on results of the business game.
    1. The Game Organizer may by mutual agreement amend this regulation;
    2. Informing participants of the Games is carried out by means of direct communication and posting information on the official website of the IIG.
  1. General information

A specialized agency of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) considers education and culture its priorities since the founding of the organization. The Executive Board is the governing body between sessions of the General Conference of UNESCO. It prepares the work of the Conference and supervises the implementation of specific decisions, defines methods and forms of practical activities of the organization. The Council consists of representatives of 58 UNESCO Member States elected by the General Conference taking into account the regional and cultural representation. The main responsibilities of the Executive Board defined in the Constitution of UNESCO. In addition, it is subject to the directives and resolutions of the General Conference. The Executive Board meets twice a year. Its Chairman is elected from among the representatives of the States members of the Executive Board. In accordance with the principle of rotation every two years, the post goes to one of five regional groups.

  1. Order of conduct
    1. Date of conduction - two days in the July 2018 year;
    2. The working language is English and Russian;
    3. On the agenda of the Games shall be imposed the next question: "The role of youth in the development of scientific diplomacy";
    4. The format of the game:

Prior to the Games Organizing Committee divides participants into representatives of 58 UNESCO member countries, who will discuss the issues on the agenda.

Participants should prepare a report on the agenda from a position of the chosen country;

On the first day of the Games, Participants will be conducted induction training, on the afternoon of the first day, participants will prepare presentations at the general debate.During the second day the Participants of the business game will work on a draft decision of the UNESCO Executive Board and adopt an outcome document;

  1. In the case of systematic violation of public order or of non-compliance with the rules of the Game, the Organizers have the right to disqualify any Participant and remove the disqualified Participants from the Games.
  1. Registration Procedure
    1. To participate in the game Participant should complete application form (вставить ссылку на анкету);
    2. By registration for participation in the game, Participants confirm their acceptance of the terms of Games defined in this Provision;
    3. The Participant registered to participate in the games, has the right to refuse participation in the game, without violating the conditions of Provisions of the Game, not later than one month before the start of the Game. Information about the mentioned changes shall be notified to the Organizer via email;
    4. The organizer reserves the right to deny Participant involvement without explanation of reasons no later than one month prior to the event.
  2. Procedure for summing up the Games and rewarding the Best delegate of the Model
    1. The results of the Game are conducted on the basis of the evaluation of the results by Jury;
    2. The Best delegate of the model can be any Participant with the highest number of points according to the results of the tests;
    3. The Best delegate of the Model rewarding is held within the framework of the closing of International intellectual games.
  3. Other conditions
    1. Winners are required to pay on their own taxes provided by legislation of the Russian Federation and other mandatory payments related to the receipt of prizes based on results of games;
    2. Personal data, voluntarily provided by the Party, are used to inform and to hold game;
    3. The fact of participation in the game implies that the participant consents to the processing of their personal data;
    4. Participation in the game is proof that the participant agrees with this Provision.

Task examples

EXAMPLES OF TASKS

at the event "Diplomats of the future" in the framework of

International intellectual games

(business game - model of the United Nations –

“Session of UNESCO's Executive Board ")

The event "Diplomats of the future" in the framework of “International intellectual games” scheduled to be held in the format of the business game as the model of United Nations "Meeting of UNESCO's Executive Board.

         UNESCO considers education and culture its priorities since the founding of the organization. The Executive Board is the governing body between sessions of the General Conference of UNESCO. It prepares the work of the Conference and supervises the implementation of specific decisions, defines methods and forms of practical activities of the organization. The Council consists of representatives of 58 UNESCO Member States elected by the General Conference taking into account the regional and cultural representation. The main responsibilities of the Executive Board defined in the Constitution of UNESCO. In addition, it is subject to the directives and resolutions of the General Conference. The Executive Board meets twice a year. Its Chairman is elected from among the representatives of the States members of the Executive Board. In accordance with the principle of rotation, every two years, the post goes to one of the five regional groups.

         During the business game of the model of United Nations “Session of UNESCO's Executive Board" participants are divided by representatives of 58 UNESCO member countries, who will discuss issues on culture and education.  The following question is proposed for the agenda of the Executive Board of UNESCO: "The role of youth in the development of scientific diplomacy”.

                During the second day the participants of business game work on a draft decision of the UNESCO Executive Board and adopt a final document.