Registration for Debaters: MahaSangram 2017
MahaSangram 2017: International BP Championship is the third edition of DNN's flagship debate championship aiming to provide a platform for young debaters to participate in international level in Nepal. The championship is scheduled to start from 6th to 10th of July, 2017 in collaboration with Xavier Academy, Lazimpat, Kathmandu. The 5 day event will consist of intensive training and debating in British Parliamentary Format of Debating.
Each British Parliamentary format based debate lasts for an hour where four two member teams, divided in two sides – government and opposition, defend and oppose a motion or a debate topic respectively.
Debate Network Nepal is soon announcing the full fledged adjudication core members and other organizing team members. Each of adj core members shall have been an experienced adjudicator and debater with more or less of international experience.
- June 2: Registration Opens
- June 28: Registration Closes
- July 6: Training Day
- July 7-8: Group Stages
- July 9: Knock Out Rounds
- July 10: Finals
Venue: Xavier Academy, Lazimpat, Kathmandu, Nepal
Registration fee: Rs. 3000 per team
Registration fee for International Teams: $100 per debater includes Accommodation, Fooding (except few dinners), and local transportation
For any queries:
EMail DNN at firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact no. 9841155413 (Nishma Gautam, Tournament Director, MahaSangram 2017) or 9818349883 (Sadikshya Subedi, Co Convener, MahaSangram 2017)or 9860356626 (Prakriti Rimal, Co Convener, MahaSangram 2017)
About Debate Network Nepal
Debate Network Nepal (DNN) is the nation’s leading debate body also serving as Nepal’s national debate organization. It envisions Nepal as a nation where intellectually empowered citizens strengthen democratic values by leading national debate movement of global standard. DNN works on five thematic areas viz empowerment, establishment, tournament, representation and advocacy. Since its inception, Nepal has witnessed establishment of better integrated debate culture in the nation, production of hundreds of influential debaters nationwide, strengthened representation of Nepal in world championships and changed perception of public regarding the power and significance of debating.