Eurasian Schools Debating Championship
What is special about ESDC?
• First international debating championship to take place in Turkey
• First Eurasian Championship ever organized in the world
• First student-run tournament
Aims of ESDC
• To achieve excellence in debating
• To encourage debating throughout the world
• To promote international understanding
• To promote free speech
In order to further these aims, all participating nations agree that:
• The team of any participating nation may be required to debate any issue.
• The team of any participating nation may be required to debate against the team of any other participating nation.
• The team of any participating nation is entitled to take part in the Championships on the same basis as any other participating nation’s team.