National public speaking competition for professionals. Speakers are selected, trained and cross-checked into professional clubs. They compete in the elimination phase by region, and in the final phase at the association’s general assembly.
The Cameroon National Championship of Oratory Games is linked to the continental oratory games. It is a championship that includes several sections and allows participants to represent Cameroon in Olympic oratory meetings, at the sub-regional, continental and global levels. It is exclusively reserved for clubs and their members.
National University Debate & Eloquence Championship, the first edition of CANUDE took place in 2010 at the University of Buea. In 2011, the University of Dschang will host the 2nd edition and the third edition in 2015 by the University of Mountains.
The National School Debate & Eloquence Championship concerns high schools and colleges in Cameroon. It mainly targets high school teachers (judges), companies (judges) and first and second cycle students (speakers).
COPAD Cameroon Champions League
This championship brings together the best speakers from Cameroon in all categories. It allows the selection of speakers for the Pan African Debate Cup (COPAD)-First Ladies. The debate format used is that of COPAD. All age groups can apply. However, only speakers between the ages of 18 and 25 will attend the Pan-African competition.
French-speaking Verbal Jousts-Cameroon
Les Joutes verbales Francophones is a national public speaking competition that aims to promote the exclusive use of the French language.
CAOLET is the national championship for public speaking in foreign languages. The target languages are: German, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese and Kiswahili. This program is conducted in partnership with RIPAO-Cameroon.
Call is the national public speaking championship in local languages. This program is conducted in partnership with RIPAO-Cameroon.