Because evidence and research based debate skills among youth are very important in enriching pluralistic and democratic dialogue among youth, the Young Arab Voices programme (YAV) in Lebanon organises for the first time the #YAVinLebanon Boxing Days (National Youth Debate Competition) on the 21st and 22nd of May 2016. Ten universities and youth political organziations are taking part in the national competition, these are: the American University of Beirut, the Lebanese American University, University of Balamand, the Lebanese International University (Bekaa Branch), the Lebanese University (Faculty of Public Health- Zahle branch), the Lebanese University (Faculty of Public Health- Ein w Zein branch), the Youth Sector in the Future Movement, Azm Youth, Democratic Lebanese Youth Forum, Progressive Youth Organization.
The #YAVinLebanon Boxing Days will take place at the American University of Beirut Campus (AUB Lower Campus, Suliman S. Olayan School of Business, Charles Hostler Gate- Sea Side).
The Young Arab Voices programme is co-managed by the British Council Lebanon and the Anna Lindh Foundation and implemented in Lebanon by MASAR in collaboration with the American University of Beirut (AUB).
Those who are interested to attend please contact us on: firstname.lastname@example.org
Event on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/1756512464608178/