The 6th World Human Rights Moot Court Competition will be held at OHCHR headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland from 8-10 December 2014
Every university in the world is invited to present a team of two students – preferably one woman and one man – to the 6th World Human Rights Moot Court Competition which will be held in Genva from 8 to 10 December 2014. The universities first have to submit memorials on the basis of the hypothetical case. The first selection of Universities will be on the basis of written memorials.
Registration will be open from 1 April 2014 to 1 June 2014.
Registration fees: World Human Rights Moot Court Competition
The World Moot Court Competition is divided in 2 important phases:
the first phase is the registration of the teams and the submission of memorials and
the second phase is the selection of the 15 best teams followed by the semifinals and the final round.
Registration of teams for the first phase is free of charge. Teams do not need to pay registration fees at this stage.
In the second phase the best 15 teams selected for the semifinals and the final round will have to pay registration fees of 650 Euros or 850 USD or 7500 ZAR. All teams are required to pay this fee.
For more information, please contact the World Moot Court Coordinator, Armand Tanoh, preferably by email at
World Human Rights Moot Court Competition 2014: Calendar
Open 1 April 2014
Close 1 June 2014
Release of hypothetical case to be argued
15 May 2014
Request for clarification of facts
Submit by 31 May 2014 (24:00 South African time)
Response to requests for clarification of facts
15 June 2014
Submission of memorials
1 September 2014 (24:00 South African time)
Confirmation of travel details
1 November 2014 (24:00 South African time)