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Model Diplomacy

Model Diplomacy is a free simulation program that invites students to step into the roles of decision-makers in the National Security Council and the UN Security Council. The seventeen case studies, which are accessible for both college and high school students, are focused on issues and topics that offer a balance of newsworthiness and evergreen educational value. 

Bring foreign policy to life.


Admiral William McRaven, retired Naval officer and current faculty member at the LBJ School of Public Affairs, discusses how he uses Model Diplomacy to help his students build skills and broaden perspectives in an increasingly connected world.