2018-11-23 00:00:03

Students Invited to Intl Mediation Tournament in Jan. 2019

shutterstock46846486 Jan. 24th-25th, 2019, students are invited to take part in an International Mediation Tournament at Mykolas Romeris University (MRU).

A team of 3 students with basic knowledge about mediation and a coach, are welcome to apply and participate. Organisers will compensate travel costs, provide accommodation and catering for selected teams and their coaches. Working language is English.

Mediation is one of the most popular negotiating methods, which enjoys rapid development throughout the world. Prove your communication skills and competence in three different cases. Take the role of Mediator, party to a dispute or advocate during the Tournament. Teams can win prizes.

Dec. 1st, 2018, is the deadline for the team application. Selected teams, (total of 10 teams) will be announced Dec. 11th, 2018. E-mail registration address is:

Applicants need to send a Team motivational letter, CV (Europass format) of 3 team members and 1 coach.

MRU is the organiser of the Tournament in partnership with Italy's University Degli Studi di Genova, the Czech Republic's Prague University of Economics; Austria's University of Graz; and Latvia's Turiba University.

The Tournament is co-funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union (EU).

Before the tournament, students will learn the basics of mediation. After the tournament there will be social events.

Criteria for the team selection: motivation of the team, geographical and gender diversity, early application date. Required knowledge of mediation basics.

Details, more information is available by writing: