Participants were notified if their application was successful by 15th of April.
As soon as they were accepted, they were asked to pay the participation fee of EUR 100.
Available roles to simulate:
Countries / Supranational actors
- European Union
- Russian Federation
- Saudia Arabia
- United States of America
- Arab Press
- Israeli Press
- Western Press
Background material for the essay question
To participate in MES 2009, we expected participants to be able to have some research and argumentation skills, as well as control of the English language.
We reccomend those links for the preparation of the applicants' letter of motivation.
- Jerusalem Old City Initiative, Canadian based, suggesting a solution of the core issue of the Jerusalem question. More information can be found at: web2.uwindsor.ca/wsgcms/Projects/JerusalemInitiative/indexTpl.php
- Jerusalem on Wikipedia: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jerusalem
- Jerusalem is also addressed in the 2002 Arab Peace Initiative. We recommend this link also because this initiative will be the framework for MES 2009: www.jordanembassyus.org/arab_initiative.htm