Northeast Asian Championships - British Parliamentary Debate 2023
The Northeast Asian Championships - British Parliamentary Debate (colloquially known as “NEABP”) is an annual regional debating tournament for middle school and high school students aged 13-17 in the Northeast Asia region. This tournament follows the British Parliamentary Debating format, which challenges the participants to prepare thought-provoking arguments in a 15-minute preparation session and present them within a 7-minute timeframe. This competition is held every year in October, with participation from China, South Korea, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Macau, and Japan, among others. Distinguished as the largest high school-level debate competition in the region, this competition stands out with a unique endeavor to promote excellence in youth through the intellectual exploration of interdisciplinary subject matters. The year’s edition features an esteemed panel of renowned international debaters and adjudicators to provide a professional assessment of the performance of the young debaters.
28 Oct 2023 - 29 Oct 2023
08:00 AM - 06:30 PM
(GMT +8) Singapore
📍 Online | Slack and Zoom
2 members per team
Senior (middle/high school)
Northeast Asian region
Previous editions of our esteemed competition have been participated by various prominent institutions:
The Northeast Asian Championships - British Parliamentary Debate presents an engaging opportunity for high school students to participate in intellectual discussions on various social issues around the world.
This competition also seeks to nurture and recognize outstanding speakers and critical thinkers at the national and international levels. This Championship aims to establish itself as one of the region’s top honors for those in their pre-university level of study. Our objective is to provide a platform for young students to engage in parliamentary debating in the English language. This event is an integral component of the Debate and Public Speaking series, which aims to designate Asian Champions in both facets of English language proficiency.