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30 December 2010

Video Archive from WUDC 2011

There are a number of recorded debates already online from idebate..  I'll add to this list as the debates are posted.  Only 4 of the 100 odd rooms in use have recording facilities so if you don't see your team listed it is unlikely that they were recorded.

Round 1 This house believes that national sporting teams should reflect the diversity of the national population
Room 1
Room 2
Room 3

Round 2 This house believes that all countries should have the right to possess nuclear weapons
Room 1  NTU B v NUSC C v Macaupoly A v Duke C
Room 2  Munich A v Monash B v Middle Temple A v Bristol B
Room 3  Jersey A v Queens B v Sophia A v UTMara A

Round 3 This house believes that governments should not provide benefits on the basis of marital status
Room 1  UCD B v Sydney F v Koc A v NTU A
Room 3  ANU B v Vermont D v Binus A v Yale B

Round 4 This house believes that independent central banks should set limits on government spending
Room 1 Hong Kong Poly C v Waseda A v Paris A Diktia A
Room 2 Not yet available BFSU B v Galway B v Botswana A v Manitoba A
Room 3 Queens B v SMU A v IIUM B v Yale C

Round 5 This house believes prioritise asylum seekers who have engaged in armed struggle against oppressive regimes
Room 1 Namibia A v Hawaii A v Cornell E v IIUM A
Room 2  Lesotho A v DLSU A v Namibia B v Inner Temple A
Room 3 Tel Aviv A v UMac B v NTU C v Princeton C

Round 6 This house would deny Teachers Unions the right to strike
Room 1 B v Standford C v Colgate A v Aberystwyth A
Room 2 TMU A v UT Marat C v Jersey A v CNA QATAR A
Room 3 UQ B v Grovecity B v McGill B v Melbourne E

Round 7 This house would require individual to reveal their actual identity when communicating on the internet
Room 1 Alberta C v Trinity B v UCD L&H A v ADMU A
Room 2 Hart House C v UCD L&H B v Aberystwyth A v LSE C
Room 3 LONDON A, SYDNEY B and Queensland A, ALASKA A

Round 8 This house believes that the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Should Pursue Political Union
Room 1 Fordham B v Yale C v Melbourne D v Yale A
Room 2 Bandung A v Bath A v CMU Qatar B v Lahore B
Room 3 ChungAng A v Makerere A v HKPoly C v Resid B

Round 9 This house believes that social movements should use the courts rather than the legislature to advance social change
Room 1  Sydney D v Sydney C v Cambridge A v Oxford
Room 2 Cornell B v UCD L&H A v Pennsylvania A v Alberta A
Room 3 Monash E v Leiden B v UCCPhil v UBC A

Octo Finals:
Room 1
Room 3 Alaska D Oxford D Oxford A UNSW A

Qtr Finals:
Room 1 Oxford C v Sydney D v McGill A v Yale C
Room 2 Monash B v UNSW A v Oxford A v Cambridge A
Room 3 Sydney A v Sydney B v NUS A v Melbourne A

ESL Semi Final
Room 1 and Stuttgart A v Leiden B v Ljubljana A v Ljubljana C
Room 2 Utmara B v Haifa A v Lahore A v UCTI A

EFL Semi Final
Room 1 Dikti A v Venezuela B v Zagreb A v Venezuela A


Semi 1 LSE A vs Sydney D & Monash A vs Yale C
Semi 2 Sydney A v Cambridge A v Sydney B v Oxford A

You can find more details at  The team at idebate are providing a great service in this and hopefully they are setting a benchmark for future tournaments.


  1. thanks so much for this!

  2. Anonymous4:10 pm

    Any chance of getting the results of these debates?


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