.. on an old Destroyer. "Projekt Exodus" used sets, characters and scenarios from the show to help the participants explore their reactions in extreme situations and is a test of if and how to use role plays as political education in the future.

I - must admit I had not expected anything remotely like that from my government....

Supplementary - the project is not, however, intended to be used to train diplomats or government officials. You may want to do some research first, mainstream news media.

EDIT: While being funded by a government agency, the project is actually initiated and executed by BASA, a non profit NGO. thanks to nahkampf for clarifying.