Diplomatic dynamos

By Simon Rocker, May 12, 2011

You would probably think I was living in a parallel universe if I told you that Israel had won a "best delegation" prize at the United Nations.

And you'd be right, because I am talking about Model United Nations, an academic exercise simulating debates at the international body. At the annual EuroMUN in Holland, Israel's student team scooped half of the dozen "best delegate" awards for their public speaking and diplomacy.

Last updated: 11:29am, May 12 2011