System messages


Don't miss out! Log in or sign up to:

  • Bookmark listings to review later
  • Save your favorite searches
  • Receive daily emails of listings that interest you
  • Share listings with your network
  • Connect with your favorite organizations
  • Post opportunities for your organization
Log in Sign up

Thinking about grad school?

Idealist Grad Fairs are coming to a city near you!

Actions on this page

Organization logo

International Debate Education Association

Nonprofit or community organization

Last modified: July 22, 2014, 10:29 PM

Description

IDEA promotes mutual understanding and democracy globally by supporting discussion and active citizenship locally.

Although IDEA operates globally, it places particular emphasis on those societies where democracy is in its infancy and where negotiated resolution to conflicts and cross-community dialogue are little-established concepts. By offering young people the opportunity to debate the important issues facing them, IDEA strives to cultivate and nurture an engaged, democratic citizenry, underscoring the notions of tolerance, international cooperation, and freedom of expression.

IDEA promotes its programs and its mission via a wide range of educational and strategic initiatives, from curriculum development and active citizenship training to international student exchanges and an annual, much-celebrated international youth forum. IDEA currently has offices registered in the Netherlands, the United States, the United Kingdom, Hong Kong and Belgium and is expanding its network to other regions of the world. IDEA's debates take place in over 60 languages in over 50 countries throughout the world.

The IDEA network is comprised of several independent and separate legal entities working towards common non-profit goals and objectives. Each entity is governed by its articles of incorporation and its own Board of Directors.

IDEA's listings

See all (1)

IDEA's activity stream

See all (33)

IDEA's organizations

No connections yet. Click here to connect this organization with your own organization.

IDEA's people

See all (6)

Contact information

Email:
Log in to view email addresses.
Website:
http://www.idebate.org
Phone:
212-300-6076
Address:
105 East 22nd St. #915, New York, NY, 10010, US
Date Founded:
October 2011

Administrators

Sign up or log in to administer this page.