Debate Motions 2016-2017
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The abbreviation of “TH” stands for “This House”, a stylistic commonplace in Parliamentary debating.
“THW” stands for “This House Would” and “THBT” for “This House Believes That”.

September

Istanbul Meridyen Debating Academy (3-4 September 2016 in Istanbul, Turkey)

CA Team: Melda Eren (CA), Monica Forman (CA), Nika Jelendorf (CA), Rebecca Irvine (CA)

Red Sea Open (7-10 September 2016 in Eilat, Israel)

CA Team: Dan Lahav (CA), Harish Natarajan (CA), Nika Jelendorf (CA), Noa Ovadia (ACA)

October

ISIC (1 October 2016 in Birmingham, United Kingdom)

CA Team: Nick Zervoudis (CA), Lucia Arce (DCA), Sarah Tay (DCA)

Motion: THBT the governments of developing nations should actively encourage slum tourism

Motion: THBT ASEAN should give up all efforts toward greater political and economic integration

Motion: THBT it is in Indonesia’s interests to join the TPP

UCD Novice (6 October 2016 in Dublin, Ireland)

CA Team: Cian Leahy (CA), Erin Kyle (CA), Paul O'Dwyer (CA)

UCD IV (7-8 October 2016 in Dublin, Ireland)

CA Team: Emma Lucas (CA), Kit Mercer (CA), Michael Coleman (CA), Owen Mooney (CA), Juliette Barnes (DCA)

UCL President’s Cup (8 October 2016 in London, United Kingdom)

CA Team: Cerys Bradley (CA), Darion Hotan (CA), Joe Mayes (CA)

Imperial Open (15 October 2016 in London, United Kingdom)

CA Team: Eliot Pallot (CA), Imogen Maclaren (CA), Stefan Siridzanski (CA)

Edinburgh Cup (15-16 October 2016 in Edinburgh, United Kingdom)

CA Team: Hannah Beresford (CA), Srishti Krishnamoorthy (CA), Connor Forbes Galbraith (DCA), Dan Roberts (DCA)

Imperial Novices (16 October 2016 in London, United Kingdom)

CA Team: Muhammad Asadullah Khan (CA), Ronan Patrick (CA), Sophia Rodriguez (CA)

Roosevelt Open (21-22 October 2016 in Middleburg, Netherlands)

CA Team: Emma Lucas (CA), Olivia Sundberg Diez (CA), Sella Nevo (CA)

Helsinki Mini (22 October 2016 in Helsinki, Finland)

CA Team: Craig McDonald (CA), Milla Huuskonen (CA), Anton Moisseev (DCA)

SOAS IV (22-23 October 2016 in London, United Kingdom)

CA Team: Daniel Bramble (CA), Gavin O’Leary (CA), Jamie Jackson (CA), Monica Forman (CA)

Belgrade Open (28-30 October 2016 in Belgrade, Serbia)

CA Team: Dan Lahav (CA), Djordje Jovicevic (CA), Karin Merckens (CA)

Queen’s University Belfast IV (28-30 October 2016 in Belfast, United Kingdom)

CA Team: Alex Harris (CA), Méabh McMahon (CA), Olly Donelly (CA)

NAMDA Novice (29 October 2016 in Manchester, United Kingdom)

CA Team: Bethany Garry (CA), Kit Mercer (CA), Muhammad Asadullah Khan (CA)

Trivium Tournament (29 October 2016 in Nijmegen, Netherlands)

CA Team: Lisa Schallenberg (CA), Adrienne Huisman (DCA), Davy Fung (DCA), Jeroen Heun (DCA), Pieter van der Veere (DCA)

KCL IV (29-30 October 2016 in London, United Kingdom)

CA Team: Gigi Gil (CA), Josh Bailey (CA), Raffy Marshall (CA), Sam Van Elk (ACA)

November

UCU Open (4-5 November 2016 in Utrecht, Netherlands)

CA Team: Clíodhna Ní Chéileachair (CA), Ilija Ivanišević (CA), Nishith Hegde (CA), Rebecca Irvine (CA), Ybo Buruma (CA)

Welsh Novice (5 November 2016 in Aberystwyth, United Kingdom)

CA Team: Ed Mason (CA), Tara Murphy (CA)

 

Westminster Open (5 November 2016 in London, United Kingdom)

CA Team: Annabelle van Beusekom (CA), Bailey Reid (CA), Darion Hotan (CA)

Durham IV (5-6 November 2016 in Durham, United Kingdom)

CA Team: Floris Holstege (CA), Sophie Large (CA) Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman (CA)

Oxford IV (11-12 November 2016 in Oxford, United Kingdom)

CA Team: Crash Wigley (CA), Dan Lahav (CA), Dessislava Kirova (CA), Fanele Mashwama (CA), Tommy Peto (ACA)

Yorkshire Novice (12 November 2016 in York, United Kingdom)

CA Team: David Bender (CA), Morag Deans (CA)

Birmingham ESL Novice (13 November in Birmingham, United Kingdom)

CA Team: Katrin Fallman (CA), Milla Huuskonen (CA)

Cambridge IV (18-19 November 2016 in Cambridge, United Kingdom)

CA Team: Karin Merckens (CA), Thomas Simpson (CA), Veenu Goswami (CA)

Cicero Tournament (19 November 2016 in Tilburg, Netherlands)

CA Team: Jos Buijvoets (CA), Josse van Proosdij (CA), Marike Breed (CA), Wieger Maris (CA), Ybo Buruma (CA)

Maastricht Novice (19 November 2016 in Maastricht, Netherlands)

CA Team: Srdjan Miletic (CA), Jelte Schievels (DCA), Lucy Lester (DCA)

Joensuu Mini (19-20 November 2016 in Joensuu, Finland)

CA Team: Annabelle van Beusekom (CA), Milla Huuskonen (CA), Sara Halonen (DCA)

Cambridge Women’s (20 November 2016 in Cambridge, United Kingdom)

CA Team: Bionda Merckens (CA), Evan Lynyak (CA), Gigi Gil (CA), Sharmila Parmanand (CA)

Cork IV (25-26 November 2016 in Cork, Ireland)

CA Team: Aodhan Peelo (CA), Gigi Gil (CA), Christopher Costigan (DCA), Nishith Hegde (DCA)

Tilbury House IV (25-27 November 2016 in Cologne, Germany)

CA Team: Duncan Crowe (CA), Johan Båge (CA), Melda Eren (CA)

Newcastle IV (26-27 November 2016 in Newcastle, United Kingdom)

CA Team: Bethany Garry (CA), Daniel Noble Stairs (CA), Mackenzie Tse (DCA)

Exeter Pro-Am (27 November 2016 in Exeter, United Kingdom)

CA Team: Freddie Marshall (CA), Rosalie Butcher (CA)

December

Lund IV (2-4 December 2016 in Lund, Sweden)

CA Team: Matti Bryder (CA), Michael Dunn Goekjian (CA), Olivia Sundberg Diez (CA)

John Smith Memorial Mace Welsh Leg (3 December 2016 in Cardiff, United Kingdom)

CA Team: Bailey Reid (CA), Lucy Murphy (CA)

Leiden Novice (3 December 2016 in Leiden, Netherlands)

CA Team: Daniel Bramble (CA), Jelte Schievels (CA), Simone Landman (CA), Ybo Buruma (CA)

Sheffield IV (3 December 2016 in Sheffield, United Kingdom)

CA Team: Srishti Krishnamoorthy-Cavell (CA), Tim Squirrell (CA), Katy Hatter (DCA)

Southampton Open (3 December 2016 in Southampton, United Kingdom)

CA Team: Eleanor Angwin (CA), Raluca Vacaru (CA), Toby Tricks (CA)

Centrale Open (9-10 December 2016 in Paris, France)

CA Team: Harish Natarajan (CA), Sella Nevo (CA), Sharmila Parmanand (CA)

SSE Riga IV (9-11 December 2016 in Riga, Latvia)

CA Team: Johan Båge (CA), Michael Dunn Goekjian (CA), Monica Forman (CA), Rasmuss Filips Geks (CA)

Birmingham IV (10-11 December 2016 in Birmingham, United Kingdom)

CA Team: Olivia Sundberg Diez (CA), Rebecca Meredith (CA)

Kharkiv Open (17-18 December 2016 in Kharkiv, Ukraine)

CA Team: Kit Mercer (CA), Sella Nevo (CA), Eliot Pallot (DCA)

Motion: TH regrets the existence of the Pink Pistols movement

 

NCH IV (17-18 December 2016 in London, United Kingdom)

CA Team: Joe Roussos (CA), Katie Heard (CA), Thomas Simpson (CA)

Dutch Debating Winter School (22-23 December 2016 in Tilburg, Netherlands)

CA Team: Bas Tönissen (CA), Daan Welling (CA), Duncan Crowe (CA), Milla Huuskonen (CA), Nastia Grishkova (CA), Raluca Vacaru (CA)

Dutch WUDC (27 December 2016 to 4 January 2017 in the Hague, Netherlands)

CA Team: Karin Merckens (CA), Syed Saddiq (CA), Hyewon Rho (DCA), Jodie O'Neill (DCA), Michael Dunn Goekjian (DCA), Omer Nevo (DCA), Veenu Goswami (DCA), Yashodhan Nair (DCA), Ingrid Rodriguez (ACA)

2017

January

Template IV (X-Y Month 2016 in city, country)

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