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The International Debate Education Association (IDEA) gives young people a voice through education, debate and by raising their awareness about worldwide issues.

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IDEA is an international network with over ten years of experience in teaching debate to young people.

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Debate@Europe is an educational project for young people in six countries across Europe. It fosters dialogue and mutual understanding through online and offline debates on European issues.


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4 Feb 2015
The Slovak Debate Association (SDA) invites you to its Bratislava Schools Debating Championships (BSDC) this spring. Last year saw 250 participants from 17...
2 Feb 2015
IDEA NL's Board of Directors welcomes the election of a new President: Kai Klandorf from Estonia. She has been a member of the Board since 2013 and was...
28 Jan 2015
The Hague University of Applied Sciences. January 20. Class ESe4-I. A group of enthusiastic European Studies students discussed the use of media and its...
23 Jan 2015
Delta LLoyd will start supporting IDEA NL's new Mind you Wallet project in Amsterdam.

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Interview with Mia Čomić, Belgrade's training of trainers participant. http://t.co/97gcfgZXD6
2:20 pm - 24 Feb 15
RT @THE2015AEO This is the complete list of winners of the 2015 Asian English Olympics. Check this out! http://t.co/AoPd0bmNVo
8:37 am - 24 Feb 15
Accra Open in Ghana. Tournament takes place - June 5 - 12, 2015. http://t.co/UbzAjfHE1F
4:00 pm - 23 Feb 15
Today's debate: This House believes that Greece should default on its debt and return to the Drachma. http://t.co/18rE2VyCHP
2:30 pm - 23 Feb 15
Room for Debate: Can Genetically Modified Mosquitoes Eliminate Dengue Fever? http://t.co/yMpo5sq9uS http://t.co/BGgJGkK0uw
12:25 pm - 23 Feb 15