Problem: The Case Concerning the Clarent Belt

Topics: The Jessup 2023 Competition concerned the interpretation of a peace treaty, deadly attacks in allegedly occupied territory, unilateral economic sanctions, and the legal consequences of failing to dispose of hazardous waste properly.

Location: Hyatt Regency Washington On Capitol Hill

Dates: 8 - 15 April 2023

Jessup World Cup Champion: Universiteit van Amsterdam - Netherlands
Team Members - Nataša Adžić, Clara Parry, Leopold Raab, Alia Squalli-Houssaini, Hannah Zigelski
Coaches - Máté Csernus, Hege Elisabeth Kjos, Sophie Schiettekatte

Runner Up: Peking University - China
Team Members - Fuhan Li, Yujin Lu, Dongyu Su, Xingyi Zhao, Huiwen Zheng
Coaches - Xuexia Liao, Yu Hsiang Huang, Weitong Shan

Championship Round Judges
Judge Ronny Abraham - International Court of Justice
Judge Julia Sebutinde - International Court of Justice
Judge Florence Mumba - Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia

Problem Authors: Shannon Kisch and Asaf Lubin

Executive Director: Michael Peil

Competition Materials

Jessup 2023 Problem with Corrections and Clarifications - .pdf | .docx

Jessup 2023 Corrections and Clarifications - .pdf | .docx

Basic Materials


Award Winners

Memorial Rankings

Oral Rankings

Preliminary Round Rankings

Promotional Materials

Jessup 2023 Poster (High Resolution) - .jpg | .pdf
Jessup 2023 Logo - .png

Jessup 2023 Research Sponsors