Why Speech Forces?
Debate & Public Speaking
We provide intellectual platforms for the development of essential skills through tailor-made tournaments, debate society formations and coaching.
Leadership & Skills Development
We nurture the next generation of visionary leaders with problem solving skills, critical thinking and empathy to facilitate community growth.
Active Citizenship & Civic Engagement
We advance public discourse on past and emerging critical issues and engage socio-economic narratives with open dialogues and public debates.
News & Events
Accra is undoubtedly one of the leading cities in Africa. It is the birth place of sub-Saharan Africa’s independence struggle and with …
“This House believes that African States should extend dual citizenship to members of the African Diaspora including the right to vote and …
Since its inception in 2015, Accra Open, the premier West African open debate competition, is arguably the most competitive debate tournament in …
The entire 2020 saw the world come to an abrupt halt in some dramatic fashion. The outbreak and surge of the COVID …
The UDS Debate and Civic Education Society was formed in the year 2013 with Master Emmanuel Kwateng as the first president and …
Panic attacks, fear, disappointment, laughter, confidence, happiness. As you go up and down a rollercoaster, you likely seesaw between these very strong …
What They say about us
“I joined the team in 2018 and I am happy to be supporting the amazing work Speech Forces has been doing in the country.”
“Accra Open by Speech Forces was my first international debate tournament and it was an incredible platform to network and share ideas with some of Africa’s greatest young minds. ”
“In 2017, through the GNDT initiative, I realise my speaking abilities and renavigated my perspective on everyday issues. All in all, Speech Forces has been the blessing for the past 3 years, which i cannot be more thankful for.”
We appreciate our funders, supporters, and partners for working with us on our programs.
Speech Forces on Twitter
For someone who was ushered into debating at peak of a global pandemic, Wesoamo Zempare, affectionately called Wessie in the debate space, has an enviable speaking and judging resume. We... Read More
As a two time Champion from three appearances at the Ghana Easters Cup(2018 & 2021), @Terkuandy will be making his fourth appearance as the Chief Adjudicator of the 2022 edition. #ELSJ2022 #RedemptionCometh... Read More