“Freedom Cup 2019” debate tournament

19 May 2019 (Sunday)

On May 19, 2019, the “Freedom Cup 2019” debate tournament will be held at the Kyrgyz State Academy of Law. It is dedicated to discrimination issues.

Debate is a reasoned, intellectual dispute with a combination of logic, rhetoric and wit between teams and in miniature reflect the debate in parliament. Debates are based on certain rules, which has its own rules of time, as well as its own principles.

The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights for Central Asia, together with the Kyrgyz State Academy of Law, is convinced that active discussion of acute issues related to the denial of the rights of various minorities, racism, sexism, xenophobia and other forms of discrimination in Kyrgyzstan and throughout the world community their further consideration and awakens public interest in them, which in turn will contribute to a positive solution to these problems.

In order to awaken in young people the determination and responsibility for the future of the country, solving the problems of discrimination in contemporary realities, holds the debate tournament "Equal Rights Cup 2019"

Tournament Format: British Parliamentary Format
Number of teams: 40

Date: May 19, 2019

Time: 09:00 - 20.00h

Place: Kyrgyz State Law Academy, Chuy Ave.

Published: 27.05.2019 - 10:29, Monday