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This page showcases links to features and articles by Diplo's lecturers, staff and associates in public media.
 


La nouvelle frontière du Forum de la gouvernance Internet à Istanbul
Mention of Dr Jovan Kurbalija's book An Introduction to Internet Governance
                                            Dominique Lacroix, Le Monde (4 September 2014)

Weak leaders limit EU's influence by Richard Werly, a  correspondent for the Swiss daily Le Temps and an associate fellow of the EU Centre in Singapore and DiploFoundation in Geneva.
Bangkok Post - Bangkok (3 September 2014)


New Europe leaders no match for turbulence in the world by
Richard Werly, a  correspondent for the Swiss daily Le Temps and an associate fellow of the EU Centre in Singapore and DiploFoundation in Geneva. Special to InterAksyon.com (3 September 2014)


In a turbulent world, a weak leadership remains Europe's Achilles heel Richard Werly, a  correspondent for the Swiss daily Le Temps and an associate fellow of the EU Centre in Singapore and DiploFoundation in Geneva. (1 September 2014)


100 YEARS AFTER | How did the telegraph shape the outcome of World War I? Is Twitter changing diplomacy now?
Jovan Kurbalija, Special to InterAksyon.com (5 August 2014)
 



Gekocht wird in Genf und serviert in New York - Cooked in Geneva, served in New York. Report on CD Pacific
Annegret Mathari, Neue Zurcher Zeitung - Genf (23 July 2014)
 


The Summer of Jovan Kurbalija, Director of DiploFoundation & Head of the Geneva Internet Platform (GIP)
Geneva International Cooperation - Geneva (22 July 2014)

 


Les îles du Pacifique menacées par le climat jouent leur sort à Genève An account of the CD Pacific Policy Immersion programme in Geneva
                                              Richard Werly, Le Temps - Geneva (25 June 2014)


Pacific Diplomacy Students in Geneva An account of Diplo's CD Pacific Programme currently in its policy immersion phase in Geneva. 
ISOC (20 June 2014)

 


Cooks' trio learning diplomacy An account of Diplo's CD Pacific Programme currently in its policy immersion phase in Geneva.
Cook Islands News - Cook Islands (20 June 2014)

 



Geneval has the potential to become a prominent hub for the digital debate. An interview with Dr Jovan Kurbalija.
Geneva International Cooperation (29 May 2014)

 


'Putin and European Elections' by Richard Werly, a  correspondent for the Swiss daily Le Temps and an associate fellow of the EU Centre in Singapore and DiploFoundation in Geneva.
The Jakarta Post - Indonesia (26 May 2014)


Cyber disarmament talks
Le News - Geneva (15 May 2014)

 

 


      Interview with Dr Jovan Kurbalija for 'Vreme' (text in Serbian).

 

 


Wir müssen für das Internetzeitalter einen neuen Gesellschaftsvertrag aushandeln

L'ère de l'Internet nous amène à négocier un nouveau contrat social

ASUT, Bern, Switzerland (April 2014)

 

 


Internet a son ambassadeur
Medhi Atmani, Le Temps, Geneva, Switzerland (24 April 2014) Translation to English available here.

 

 


Genève prête à s’imposer en capital de l’internet
Alain Jourdan, Tribune de Geneve, Geneva Switzerland (14 April 2104)

 

 


A Sao Paulo, le choc des Internets
Medhi Atmani, Le Temps, Geneva, Switzerland (14 April 2014)

 


 

Geneva Internet Platform Launches: Neutral Ground For Net Governance
(9 April 2014)

 


 

Genève se renforce dans la gouvernance d'Internet
Tribune de Geneve, Geneva, Switzerland (8 April 2014)

 


Genève inaugure la Geneva Internet Platform
Le Temps, Geneva, Switzerland (8 April 2014) - scroll down to end of page linked to view article


     

Report from the Launch of the Geneva Internet Platform, Geneva. 
Interview with Dr Jovan Kurbalija
(8 April 2014)       

 


IOM to analyze influx of immigrants to Malta.  Minister Coleiro Preca stresses the importance that Diplo’s innovative and effective approach in humanitarian diplomacy is particularly needed in regions such as northern Africa, which are facing turbulent times.
(22 March 2014)


Modern Diplomacy for Small States workshop - Malta 2014
(21 March 2014)

 


'Compromise' deal may secure Internet's future - interview with Jovan Kurbalija on the future of Internet governance. (13 March 2014)


World Politics ReviewVirtual Sovereignty: Governments, Stakeholders and Internet Governance  by Jovan Kurbalija examines the current challenges and possible fuatures of Internet governance. The analysis is published in the WPR's special report: 'Disputing Soverignty: Internet Governance, Trade Regimes and the ECJ.' (11 March 2014)


The truth about summits by Kishan Rana, Professor Emeritus and former Indian ambassador, and Senior Fellow at DiploFoundation. Business Standard, New Delhi (1 March 2014)


Maltese and foreign university students visit new Arts library
Diplo's PGD students visit the new university library (19 February 2014)


Never mind the sceptics, 2014 can be Europe's year by Richard Werly, a  correspondent for the Swiss daily Le Temps and an associate fellow of the EU Centre in Singapore and DiploFoundation in Geneva. Today, Singapore (10 January 2014)


Why 2014 can be the year of Europe? by Richard Werly, a  correspondent for the Swiss daily Le Temps and an associate fellow of the EU Centre in Singapore and DiploFoundation in Geneva; The Jakarta Post - Indonesia (9 January 2014)


Europe shapes up for resurgence by Richard Werly, a  correspondent for the Swiss daily Le Temps and an associate fellow of the EU Centre in Singapore and DiploFoundation in Geneva; Bangkok Post - Bangkok (30 October 2013)


Italy and Malta cooperate on innovative diplomatic training
The Sunday Times - Malta (1 December 2013) 


Italy and Malta cooperate on innovative diplomatic training
The Malta Independent - Malta (27 November 2013)


India's cultural diplomacy by Ambassador Paramjit S. Sahai (Diplo faculty member)
Diplomat Magazine - The Hague (3 November 2013)


The digital wakeup call Europe and Asia cannot ignore by Richard Werly, a  correspondent for the Swiss daily Le Temps and an associate fellow of the EU Centre in Singapore and DiploFoundation in Geneva
Bangkok Post - Bangkok (30 October 2013)


The digital wakeup call Europe and Asia cannot ignore 
The Jakarta Post - Indonesia (1 November 2013)


The digital wakeup call Europe and Asia cannot ignore 
Interaksyon -  Manilla, Philippines (2 November 2013)


The digital wakeup call Europe and Asia cannot ignore 
Global Journal - Geneva (6 November 2013)


The digital wakeup call Europe and Asia cannot ignore 
The Malaysian Insider, Kuala Lumpur - Malaysia (7 November 2013)
 


The digital wakeup call Europe and Asia cannot ignore 
Today, Singapore (7 November 2013)


   CD Pacific strengthening voices of the Pacific island states (PDF)
   Launch of the CD Pacific project by the Swiss Minister of Foreign
   Affairs in Vanuatu.
   Vanuatu Daily Post (26 October 2013)
 


The EU market is the oil of the global digital economy
 Intereview with Jovan Kurbalija
 EuroPolitics (22 October 2013)


Internet governance: a year of sharp confrontations
Diplo staff Virginia (Ginger) Paque
LACNIC News - Uruguay (October 2013)


Row over diplomatic immunity: case of Italian ambassador to India  by Ambassador Paramjit S. Sahai - Diplomat Magazine - The Hague (29 September 2013)


Promoting e-diplomacy between Italy and Malta - Report on the meeting with Italian Ambassador Giovanni Umberto De - The Sunday Times (23 June 2013) Download full-text PDF | Read the Italian embassy's article in Italian


            E-participation day: towards a more open UN
            Summary of Diplo's e-participation day with links to presentations
            GCSP - Geneva (19 June 2013)


General elections in Pakistan: An Indian perspective by Ambassador Paramjit S. Sahai in Diplomat Magazine - The Hague (13 June 2013)


Tradition and Innovation: Diplomat 2.0 TEDx talk by Italian diplomat and long-time Diplo fellow Stefano Baldi (22 May 2013)
 


DiploFoundation e-participation month: how new technoligies are transforming multilateral diplomacy
Geneva International Cooperation (17 May 2013)


Msida-based DiploFoundation among world’s top 100 NGOs
The Sunday Times (17 Feburary 2013)


Twitter and the DiploFoundation
Interview with Jovan Kurbalija
Geneva International Cooperation (11 February 2013)


Malta-based NGO ranks among world's top 100 NGOs
Malta Today (11 February 2013)


Sauvegarder l'unite d'Interent  (Saving unified Internet)
Interview with Jovan Kurbalija in Le Temps (28 January 2013)


Une guerre froide numerique se dessine
Quotes by Jovan Kurbalija in Le Temps (15 December 2012)


Pourqoui la gouvernance du Web est devenue un enjeu mondial
Article by Jovan Kurbalija in Le Temps (8 December 2012)


Interview with Jovan Kurbalija at the Central European Initiative Views From: eDiplomacy and eParticipation for Regional Cooperation

 

 


Declaración sueca abre los canales de diálogo diplomático (Swedish declaration could open channels of diplomatic dialogue)
Interview with Dr Jovan Kurbalija (quotes)
El Telegrafo  (22 August 2012)

Ministerial_Graphic_for_websiteCaribbean Telecommunications Union announcement of Jovan Kurbalija's keynote address (29 May 2012).

Meeting of Minds by Aldo Matteuci, Diplo's Senior Fellow and Resident Contrarian
South China Morning Post  (31 March 2012)
 


Increasing our participation in the global conversation
ICT Pulse - Carribean (25 September 2011)

Diplo alumus Michelle Marius on e-participation


 

Embassy buildings: fortresses or bazzars?
Global Journal - Geneva (19 September 2011)
Article by Dr Jovan Kurbalija


5 Questions to Jovan Kurbalija (interview)
The Global Journal (14 September 2011).
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Preparatory Meeting on the IGF (Speech delivered by Jovan Kurbalija)
European Internet Foundation  (21 June 2011)
 


Svetski krvotok (World's bloodstream)
Politika (16 June 2011)
(by Jovan Kurbalija, in Serbian)


Internet Governance and EuroDIG 2011
Radio Index (26 May 2011)
(audio interview with Nikola Bozic, in Serbian)


Internet Governance and EuroDIG 2011
TV Avala (24 May, 2011)
(video interview with Nikola Bozic, in Serbian)


'Ko upravlja Internetom?' (Who governs the Internet?)
TV Studio B, Agape (5 June 2011)
(video interview with Jovan Kurbalija, in Serbian)


Održana konferencija o upravljanju vebom (Conference on Management of the Web)
b92net (1 June 2011)
(in Serbian)


'Održana konferencija o upravljanju internetom – EuroDIG 2011'
Mikro  (1 June 2011)
(in Serbian)


Srbija domaćin velikog skupa o Internetu (Serbia hosts a great event about the Internet)
b92net (24 May 2011)
(in Serbian)  


DiploFoundation and EuroDig 2011
Radio Telelvision Serbia, Oko Magazin  (31 May 2011)
(video interview with Jovan Kurbalija, in Serbian)


DiploFoundation and EuroDig 2011
Radio Televison Serbia, Oko Magazin (27 May 2011)
(video interview with Vladimir Radunovic and Nikola Bozic, in Serbian)


People in the Know: E-diplomacy
China Radio International (30 May 2011)
(audio interview with Jovan Kurbalija)


Can Dominique Strauss-Kahn Claim Diplomatic Immunity?
The TakeAway  (17 May 2011)
(audio interview with Jovan Kurbalija)  


Who, What, Why: Does Strauss-Kahn have immunity?
BBC (16 May 2011)
(Jovan Kurbalija quoted)  


Thorny issue of immunity tests IMF
Financial Times (15 May 2011)
(Jovan Kurbalija quoted)


Foreign Affairs: WikiLeaks, seen through the eyes of diplomats
World Radio Switzerland (15 February 2011)
(Radio interview with Jovan Kurbalija)


Internet est-il gouvernable? (Is the Internet governable?)
Le Temps  (11 January 2011)


Internet ukida tajnu diplomatiju
Politika  (10 January 2011)
(PDF)

 


Archives

Searching for a new virtual life
BBC News, Click, 22 February 2008


Malta in 'Second Life' debate on climate change
MaltaMedia News, 15 November 2007


DiploFoundation in Second Life
Serbian Broadcasting Corporation, 20 September 2007
(video in Serbian)


Diplomats Convene in Cyberspace
Metaversed, 13 March 2007  


wdiplomat.jpg (150×44)'Former Indian Diplomat Says Ambassadors Are More Relevant Than Ever in Global Affairs' The Washington Diplomat, October 2005 (Interview with Kishan S. Rana)


The Information Society – How Far Away Are We?
PCTV, June 2005
[original text in Serbian]


Internet Governance and Diplomacy
CircleID, 20 April 2004
(by Jovan Kurbalija)


Hi-tech et diplomatie
UN Special, January 2004
(interview with Jovan Kurbalija) [Translation]