The Mangana Invitational Debate is a prestigious tournament that gives platform to high school students to express themselves, opine on issues raised using critical thinking and wit in analyzing and assessing issues properly per their stance. The competition gives high school students the chance to put their knowledge, confidence and analytical skills to test while addressing societal issues locally and globally. The goal of the competition is to use debating and the skills accrued from the activity to shape the next generation of thoughtful leaders.