High School Debate League

Lliga de Debat de SecundÓria i Batxillerat

The local stage of the 4th High School Debating League of the Xarxa Vives d’Universitats at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona will take place on 6 and 7 February in the UAB Theatre, in l’Àgora (Building R).

The participation of students from 10th to 12th grade in this activity is a dynamic and involving way to work on different issues, whereby non-verbal communication skills, the research of information, analysis of a particular topic and especially teamwork can provide students with exceptional learning and training.

The topic for debate in the 4th edition will be: Do animals have rights?

The final stage of the league, which will bring together all of the winning teams from the local stages, will take place at Universitat Pompeu Fabra on 27, 28 and 29 April 2017.

For further information on the High School Debating League, please visit the It’s your turn to talk website.

You can download the competition requirements here.

You can also download the competition regulations and the entry dossier.