Communication is a foundational skill for us to be effective, personally and collectively, in
order to achieve anything
individually, as a team or organisation. Thus, understanding the
difference between debate, dialogue, and discussion has been crucial. It is one of the
necessary action to take to
improve the communication skill and in identifying the intention of your gathering.
Debate is consideration for the propose of winning or losing in the conversation. It is
usually informal way of
discussion on an issue, especially a political or religious issue, by argument
or comment with a view to win or convince the other party.
In a dialogue, people freely and creatively explore issues, listen deeply to each other, and
suspend their own views in
search of the truth. Its purpose is to build a relationship.
Discussion is an exchange of ideas and opinions by questioning in open way. The aim of the
conversation to understand
and explore what someone trying to share, learn and understand in the gathering.
In DIN Arena we focus on discussions and dialogues on issues that challenging our social
life and living abroad. We use
these two communication methods because we believe they suite our type of gathering and
fining them engaging and helpful
for that purpose .
DIN Arena aims to cultivate a culture of tolerance and dialogue among Eritreans, to
and promote personal and
professional growth, and to facilitate integration to the