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Motions and Teams at WSDC 2022
NEWS Aug 15, 2022

Motions and Teams at WSDC 2022

IDEA is the host of the World Schools Debating Championships 2022 happening online this year. Teams representing 66 nations have a lot of ground to cover when it comes to debate topics.

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Update - Debate Community: United for Ukraine
NEWS Aug 15, 2022

Update - Debate Community: United for Ukraine

In February 2022, we called for the international debate community to support the Ukrainian debate community. You responded with financial donations and direct offers of support, housing, and relocation help. Over 24.000,00 $ was gathered, and many f...

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WSDC 2022 Livestreams
NEWS Aug 14, 2022

WSDC 2022 Livestreams

In order for family, friends, and fans to cheer on their teams, we are going to livestream eliminiation rounds at WSDC 2022! In this article we will explain how you can watch from home.

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New Events

IDEA Youth Forum 2022
EVENT Aug 27, 2022 IDEA

IDEA Youth Forum 2022

The IDEA Youth Forum is the largest annual gathering for experts who work in debate education. In a week packed with workshops, exchanging good practices, and exploring opportunities for cooperation, the IDEA network and its partners strive to build ...

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Recent projects

Debate Community: United for Ukraine
PROJECT Mar 06, 2022

Debate Community: United for Ukraine

Ukraine's debate community needs our help. Debate organizations across Ukraine have had to stop their meetings and tournaments, and focus purely on survival. Motions and arguments have been replaced by violence of inhuman proportions. We therefore ca...

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Updating Global Education Across Subject Areas (GEASA)
PROJECT Nov 01, 2021 Za in Proti

Updating Global Education Across Subject Areas (GEASA)

When it comes to teaching and learning about present-day global issues, school curricula can be limiting. Due to the glacial pace at which changes to school curricula tend to be introduced, the politicization of school curricula in some countries lab...

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PODCAST Feb 21, 2022

How to improve the mental well-being of debaters

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