The ADK hosted the largest annual tournament with the national Czech and English debate tournament „Memorable Nymburk“ from the 22nd until the 24th of November. The tournament in Nymburk had 150 participants from high schools all across the Czech Republic with 37 teams participating. 

December 11, 2013

Should the EU stimulate young people to seek employment abroad if they cannot find work at home? Should funding for tackling youth unemployment be given to all regions with high unemployment numbers or only to those in countries with high general levels of unemployment? What controls should be put on companies when providing internships?

December 09, 2013

Around 50 people participated in a public debate on the Inclusion of African Youth in Europe on Wednesday the 20th of November, the International Childrens' Rights day. Youth, often of African descent, debated employment, education and security topics with politicians, policy makers, academics and professionals in the Child's Rights House in Leiden.

November 21, 2013

The Debate Centre in Latvia organised two trainings in public speaking at the Iecava Secondary School on the 15th of October and the 5th of November. They both covered the topic of EU expansion. The first one attracted 14 students at elementary and secondary level, the second one attracted 7 secondary school students.

November 11, 2013

The Association for for Creative Communication and Debate (ACCD) in Serbia organised two one-day debate seminars for students from Southern Serbia in Deca on the 4tha nd 5th of October. Forty students of between 14 and 15 years old from Bujanovac, Vranje and Trgoviste participated in the trainings that taught them how to use debate in youth activism.

November 11, 2013

The Association for for Creative Communication and Debate (ACCD) in Serbia organised a debate seminar for debate coaches in Belgrade on the 21st and 22nd of September.

November 11, 2013

The Slovak Debate Association (SDA) organised two regional tournaments in October as part of the idebateEU project. A total of 71 three-member teams participated in the events held in Bratislava (Western Slovakia) on October 18-19 and Michalovce (Eastern Slovakia) on October 25-26. Both tournaments had four rounds of preliminary debates - two on a prepared motion that the EU should have granted asylum to Edward Snowden and two on impromptu motions.

November 01, 2013

Are you interested in learning more about the position of African youth in Europe? Do you specialise in academic fields related to the subject, like economics, migration studies, sociology, political science or anthropology? Are you from an African background or do you regularly work with youth with that background?

October 07, 2013