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The International Debate Education Association (IDEA) gives young people a voice through education, debate and by raising their awareness about worldwide issues.

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The Global Debate and Public Policy Challenge offers undergraduates across disciplines and continents an opportunity to explore issues of global importance from different points of view. Participants can become eligible to win a free trip to Budapest and a $10,000 scholarship.
Registration for this round is closed. Join us next year!

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10 Jul 2012
Name: Marija LiptovaWhere do you live? Skopje, the Republic of MacedoniaWhat do you study? Languages at Ss. Cyril and Methodius University in Skopje
10 Jul 2012
Name: Emily BarkerWhere do you live? Alaska, USAWhat are you studying Psychology and Economics at University of Alaska-Anchorage
10 Jul 2012
Name: Mohammed Hashim Sidi-MadaniWhy I am accepting the Challenge: I want to contribute a lot to the development of the whole world as I am a scientist. I like...