Rhodes Model Regional Co-operation or RhodesMRC is returning for its 13th edition! Having brought simulations of the Union of the Mediterranean, the Black Sea Economic Co-operation, the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe, the League of Arab States, the Asia-Pacific Economic Co-operation or the Organization of American States, along with simulations of the EuroAtlantic Partnership Council or the North Atlantic Council of NATO and the Council of Europe, RhodesMRC is one of the largest youth leadership events in the world, targeting high school students, university undergraduates and graduates, young scientists and professionals, for the most satisfying conference experience, assuming the role of diplomats and simulating the proceedings of some of the most important regional International Governmental Organizations, in multiple fields like democracy and human rights, peace building, security, sustainable development, financial and economic cooperation, a.o.
The 12th RhodesMRC 2022 will take place in Rhodes, Greece, October 18-22, 2023, for the university edition – open to both students and graduates.
Students, young scientists of law, political science or international relations and diplomats, or just international relations “fans”, gather together in Rhodes every year to simulate the works of the organs and committees of a series regional international organizations, gaining valuable experience on negotiations and resolution making, while specializing to demanding topics focused on specific regions of the planet.
Our core values are working “towards effective peacebuilding and sustainable development on a regional level” and to “promote regional solutions with global perspectives”. The organizations picked to be simulated and the topics selected to be discussed are always inspired by this central directive.