The Croatian Debate Society invites all interested parties to a public debate that is being held as part of the Academy of Fine Arts students’ art exhibition on March 9, 2015. The public debate will take place at the Europe House in Zagreb (Cesarčeva 6), starting at 12:45 pm. The theme of the art exhibition is Women’s Day.
As part of International Women’s Day, high school debaters will hold a debate on the thesis “The legal status of women in society has to improve”.
Besides the exhibition and debate, the event will feature the announcement of the winners of the “Women’s Day through photography” photo contest, organized by the Croatian Debate Society for elementary and high school students in Zagreb. Jury’s favorites will be featured as part of the exhibition.
The Croatian Debate Society’s topic of the year is women’s rights. Students have debated on various theses in the field of women’s rights at debate tournaments. The public debate on March 9 is a part of this cycle, which aims to raise awareness of young people about the problem of women’s rights and the status of women in the society.