Position Papers on Reparations

Committee: Paris Peace Conference Country: The delegation of Germany Topic: Reparations Honorable Chair, Fellow Delegates, This conference was summoned to set up the new order after the Great War, to judge who is guilty and who should receive compensation. As one of the Central Powers we understand that we must be punished. You all seem…

Position Papers on War Guilt

United States of America Position paper: war guilt Dear Delegates, Honourable Chair, The Great War that we fought for almost four years now leaves open question like who was actally responsible for the outbreak of the war? Therefore the Delegation of the United States of America looked in depth at the events that occured in…

Conference Material

Honourable Delegates, Thank you for your multiple contributions to the Paris (Essen) Peace Conference. Now the conference has started, we will make some of your position papers and draft resolutions available to the public. Enjoy!

Conference Week Schedule

Explore the Conference Week Schedule and the following list of “Ten Things to Bring to Germany”.   When packing for Germany, make sure you take 1) warm clothes and winter shoes (It’s 2 degrees in Essen right now. Not exactly the time for belly tops and flip-flops ;-), 2) fancy conference clothes (Don’t’ break the…

Conference Agenda

1) War Guilt 2) Reparations (+ demilitarization) 3) Territorial disputes: – Germany: F, Bel, Po, CZ – Eupen/Malmedy, Alsace-Lorraine, Rhineland, Silesia, Hultschin, Poznan, Danzig et al – Austria: I, Yugo, CZ, Po – Galicia, Croatia, Slovenia, South Tyrol, Venetia, Bohemia, Moravia, Hungary, Istra/Rijeka et al – China: G, UK, Japan, (USA) – Tsingtao, Kiautschou/Jiāozhōu Shantung/Shandong,…

Erasmus Logo Competion “Transforming Europe”

Which is the best logo for our Erasmus Plus project? Students from Croatia, Denmark, Germany, Poland and The Netherlands completed the local Erasmus logo competitions at their schools and submitted their countries’ favourite designs for our international competition. Thanks to all who voted between Friday, 15th Jan. 2016, and Wed., 20th Jan. 2016, and CONGRATULATIONS…

Paris Peace Conference

It is 1919. The world has just seen the worst war of its history. The European Powers are gathering in Paris to establish a new world order. Important questions need to be answered now. Whose fault was it? Should they pay for the huge damages which were caused by the fighting? What will happen to…

Transforming Europe: WWI and Its Consequences 1918 – 2018

“Transforming Europe” is an eTwinning and Erasmus Plus project for secondary school students on WWI and its consequences 1918 – 2018. Module 2 (Mar 2016 – Sep 2016) focuses on LITERATURE and encourages students from Croatia, Denmark, Germany, Poland and The Netherlands to work creatively with poems and prose of the time.   CONTENTS Welcome…