Election Debates understands the value that debate can bring to individuals and communities.
To improve the quality of election debate analysis
To stimulate public discussion about election debates
To educate the public about debates and the value of debate
To develop relationships with media and debate associations
Independence: we will analayse debates by applying the objective rules of debate. These rules will be applied rigorously in order to ensure an impartial, unbiased assessment, regardless of the adjudicators personal or political opinions.
Respect: we will not publish comments which may be considered offensive or discriminatory. We want to encourage widespread participation in debate discussion based on mutual respect.