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COP18: Negotiating Climate Change. Where are the women?
By Katharina Höne on 26 Nov 2012 | From the channel/s:
Climate Change

Today, the 18th Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change begins in Doha, Qatar. Once again, the world comes together to negotiate climate change: mitigation, adaptation, finance, and governance processes.

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By Readings on 26 Nov 2012 | From the channel/s:

(Beautifully Presented Bull S*t)

This articulate and articulated graph is on view in http://bit.ly/V70CUH. Good for a rainy Monday morning:

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In “Asia” in the making? - 194
By Aldo Matteucci on 25 Nov 2012 | From the channel/s:
Looking Sideways

I’ve come across a substantial study of European perceptions of “Asia”[1]. It is one of numerous similar studies as background to the ASEM process[2].

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The EEAS and a new European diplomacy
By Stephanie on 22 Nov 2012 | From the channel/s:

Europe has been going through difficult times lately. From economic challenges in several countries, to political crisis that threatens to dismantle the unity that the EU is built on, the struggle continues.

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Diplo fellows at the Internet Governance Forum
By Stephanie on 22 Nov 2012 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance

I’m reflecting on the annual IGF meeting which took place two weeks ago, thinking about all the discussions that took place during workshops, the conversations that followed, and the new initiatives that will break ground as a result.

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Innovation in diplomacy: Discovering unknown unknowns
By Jovan Kurbalija on 22 Nov 2012 | From the channel/s:

One of the questions I was asked at the recent conference on Innovation in Diplomacy was why we chose to involve so many senior participants (a few of them have seen seventy winters).  The main reason was to address two increasingly...

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Nine E-diplomacy Principles, add more......
By Jovan Kurbalija on 21 Nov 2012 | From the channel/s:

Close to 100 diplomats and academics had a vibrant and engaging discussion at the Geneva E-diplomacy Day.  One of the outcomes was the drafting of e-diplomacy principles (which the session participants dubbed ‘e-diplomacy...

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Work life, personal life: unique and separate but sometimes interrelated
By Mary on 21 Nov 2012 | From the channel/s:

Do I have a work e-mail address? Do I have a personal e-mail address? Have I ever sent a personal e-mail from my work address? Or a work e-mail from my personal address? Yes, yes, yes, and yes. Work life and personal life - unique and separate but sometimes interrelated.

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Instead of certainty, let scepticism be our guide
By Readings on 20 Nov 2012 | From the channel/s:

The scope of the uncertainly in which we are living is growing exponentially. When it comes to handling this new reality, we can no longer think in terms of certainties; we need to move to thinking in terms of probabilities and adapt accordingly.

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Virtual meetings here to stay
By Mary on 20 Nov 2012 | From the channel/s:

The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) is leading the field when it comes to e-participation. It has used remote participation in 1000+ meetings with more than 5000 delegates in attendance.