Debate training events sponsored in USA, Slovenia, Iraq, Qatar, Serbia, Cameroon, China, Korea, Bangladesh, Armenia and many more.


The term “Debate Academy” has been used for a specific model of debate training, using personal action and engagement along with involvement with issues, to provide the best in debate training. “Debate Academy” has become a badge of excellence.


Get involved! Attend one of our programs, see about sponsoring a debate academy in your country, learn from and use our curricular materials or just network with us!


Debate Academies are a cooperative program of the World Debate Institute at the University of Vermont (USA) and Za in Proti Institute for a Culture of Dialogue (Slovenia).


Not everything entitled “debate academy” is affiliated with this program. Beware imitators!

We Sponsor Debate Academies All Over World