“Debating Economics” Debate Camp 2021

They don’t say for nothing that debate is the gym of the mind!

From the 19th till the 21st of November, Junior Achievement of Albania organized the first-ever Debate Camp, within the “Debating Economics” program. Students from 12 universities in Albania and JAA Alumni gathered in Korça and spent three days working their minds and walking their thoughts with arguments and critical thinking.

3 days full of debating, youngsters sharing related experiences with one another, enriching their skills regarding debate and how to best use these skills in their favor towards employment. Part of the Debate Camp were also Old & Gold debaters, such as Marjus Ceveli, Endrit Yzeiraj, and Blerina Guga,  who gave amazing debate tips & tricks and shared their lifelong experiences with the young participants.

During this Debate Camp, participants also had a deep discussion regarding “EU wide work and youth employment”. Thus, sharing and discussing among them experiences and thoughts by encourage democratic and civic participation of citizens at Union level. Furthermore, a crucial part of the discussion was dedicated to youth employment and EU policies. 

In addition to capacity raising, fun was included too, because the JAA Alumni Spirit is always strong and present. Where there is JAA Alumni Spirit there are positive vibes and good energy flowing.