Jakarta – Muhamad Rizki Nugraha Darma Nagara (Deris) and Kirti Parkash Sharma (Kirti) from PGP Batch 34 has been awarded with “Special Prize” by winning the 2nd place in ASEAN-KOREA Debate Championship 2020 Culture & Society Sector, held online on Friday, 27th November 2020, representing LSPR and Indonesia. This event was hosted by Asia Exchange Association and Busan Foundation for International Cooperation, supported by Busan Metropolitan City, Thyssenkrupp and KDN.
This championship aimed to promote new ideas on New Southern Policy and maintaining a continuous culture exchange of leaders and youths in ASEAN-Korea despite of the pandemic. Here, 3 categories were promoted i.e Culture & Society, Economy and Politics & Security. Preliminary round was held in October, where ASEAN-Korean participants had to submit their idea proposals, and 15 best were chosen for the final debate and presentation round (5 each sectors).