Students of the Faculty of Social Sciences and Administration – the judges of the Debate Tournament for pupils
From 20 to 22 February in Dnepropetrovsk held an Open Debate Tournament for pupils «DNIPRO-OPEN-2015", in which was attended by representatives of the Debate Club of the Faculty of Social Sciences and Administration. At the tournament our students acted as judges.
This tournament is one of the stages of the project "Teaching democracy via debate", which is realized with the NGO "Nove Bachennia" (New Vision) with the support of the Press and Information Department Embassy of the USA in Ukraine.
In general in the tournament took part 24 teams from different regions of Ukraine. Competitions were held according to the standards of the international debate organization "IDEA" in 3 tracks: format by Karl Popper (for pupils of 5-8 grades); world school debate format (for pupils of 9-11 grades); English-speaking track (world school debate format).
After the end of the event all participants were presented with certificates and the winners were awarded by medals and prizes.