1st WDF : Botswana 2011
The first WDF was organized in 2011, by the Botswana Worlds Organizing Committee and the International Debate Education Association. To get an overview of all the discussion and a list of participants, Read the full report!
From the report
"There were 37 participants in attendance from 16 countries. These number were below what we were anticipating, but resulted in more direct discussions rather than lecture style presentations. A wide range of topics were discussed and while no formal proposals emerged from the large forum group, participants agree they achieved greater understanding of these issues and learned new perspectives. The forum also provided an opportunity to build new networks and strengthen the entire community"