Genuine, honest persuasion cannot be rhetoric, cannot be show, and cannot be theatrics. It has to be something that you genuinely believe in, and people sense this.

Source: Persuasion, The Essence of Diplomacy
Author: Joe Borg, 2013

On Diplo’s blog, in Diplo’s classrooms, and at Diplo’s events, dialogues stretch over a series of entries, comments, and exchanges and may even linger. DiploDialogue summarises. It’s like in sports events: DiploDialogue aims to bring focus by deleting what, in hindsight, is less relevant.

Source: DiploDialogue
Author: Aldo Matteucci and Katharina Höne, 2013

Dr George Vella, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Malta, argues that persuasion is central not only to diplomacy but also to society in general. He highlights three aspects of persuasion.

Source: Persuasion, The Essence of Diplomacy
Author: George Vella, 2013

Ambassador Kishan Rana indicates the cultivation of relations and the credibility of diplomats as the basis for persuasion in diplomacy.

Source: Persuasion, The Essence of Diplomacy
Author: Kishan Rana, 2012

In our families, in our jobs, in our political dynamic at a national level, we always try to persuade others, first and foremost.

Source: Persuasion, The Essence of Diplomacy
Author: Joseph Cassar, 2012

This paper explains main concepts of e-participation, including aims, various aspects, how to participate remotely, as well as how to organise e-participation for an international event (organisational and technical aspects).

Source: e-Diplomacy Library
Author: Marilia Maciel and Bernard Sadaka, 2011

The aim of this research was to examine the communication trends in diplomacy with a focus on Uganda. The central question examined the role of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) in diplomacy and the extent to which States have adopted its use.

Source: Dissertation library
Author: Caroline Nalwanga Magambo, 2011

‘I can confirm that the level of awareness of IG issues is increasing amongst the general ICT community, and even more people from Botswana getting involved in IG issues at local level and...

Source: Emerging Leaders for the Digital World (2011)
Author: Gaongalelwe-Gaolaolwe Mosweu, 2011

Extracts from The 21st Century Ambassador, by Ambassador Kishan Rana (DiploFoundation, 2005) – Chapter 3: "On Feedback in Diplomatic Reporting"

Source: e-Diplomacy Library
Author: Kishan Rana, 2011

‘Internet governance (IG) is a new field which lacks expertise in Madagascar.

Source: Emerging Leaders for the Digital World (2011)
Author: Zoniaina Fitahiana Rakotomalala, 2011

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