With the participation of 600 arbitrators, trainers and parliaments from 52 countries, the 5th International Forum for University Debates, organized by the Qatar Debates Center, was launched by the Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development at the National Convention Center in Doha The tournament aims to spread the Arabic language as a non-traditional creative medium and give young people the opportunity to participate in such competitions and competitions and test their language and leadership skills. It is the largest tournament in the world of debate in both Arabic and English in terms of participation and quality of programs offered or even the level of trainers and referees.
Sara Yassin Al-Hadid and Sarah Badi Al-Rifaie from the fifth year medical students participated in the International Debating Championship. Sara Al-Hadid is an accredited trainer from the Qatar Debating Center and Sara Al-Rifaie is an accredited trainer in the Debate and Culture Initiative
The fourth year medical student, Ahmed Abdel Fattah Kazzli participated in the team representing the University in the tournament
The "Debates and Culture" initiative was founded by medical students and has now extended to all faculties of the university as well as to schools abroad.