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The debate will be between two teams, one which will support the motion, the other which will oppose it.

The first speaker for the motion talks for about 15 minutes with illustrations (powerpoint)
The first speaker against the motion talks for 15 minutes with illustrations

The second speaker for the motion replies for about 10 minutes The second speaker against the motion replies for about 10 minutes

Then questions are invited from the audience

Preliminary List of Solicited Speakers
For the motion
Corinna Hebestreit (EUROMINES)
Leopold Weber (Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Arbeit), Vienna, Austria

Against the motion
Andreas Wurzer (Conservation Director for WWF Austria)
Harald Rossmann (Niederösterreichische Umweltanwaltschaft, St. Pölten, Austrlia


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