The tournament will have both impromptu and prepared motions.

Impromptu motions are to be announced during the competition, one hour before the round starts. There will be 4 prelims with impromptu motions along with both quarters and semifinals.

The 2 preliminary round prepared motions are:

THW not pursue aggressive and widespread anti corruption policies in countries suffering from endemic corruption

THW force Western corporations operating in developing countries to uphold Western labour standards (eg. health and safety , working hours, hiring and firing policies, etc.)