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Over 7,500 alumni from 208 countries and territories from around the world have studied a range of subjects at Diplo Academy, from contemporary diplomacy and internet governance to digital policy and humanitarian diplomacy. Many alumni members hold prominent positions in government ministries, diplomatic missions, international organisations, and other institutions.

Through this hub, we invite you to explore and connect with Diplo’s alumni.

20 years of Diplo Academy

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Alumni blog posts

Read blog posts written by Diplo alumni, post your comments, and start a discussion on a topic of your interest.

Diplo Academy 2023: A year in review

Teodora Marković

In the year behind us, Diplo Academy has, once again, achieved excellent results in the field of e-learning. With over two decades of track record i...

Tech diplomacy could help solve global challenges

Mouloud Khelif

As we firmly step into the Fourth Industrial Revolution, disruptive technologies such as generative artificial intelligence promise not only to brin...

How can we balance security and privacy in the digital world?

Nourredine Bessadi

Privacy is crucial for individuals to safeguard their personal information and data, while security measures aim to protect them from harm. However, security often requires access to private info...

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Training and courses

Master diplomacy and digital governance with Diplo Academy online courses, programmes, and workshops! Check out the courses/programmes and workshops on offer.

Alumni reviews

See what Diplo Academy alumni say about our online courses and programmes, and browse through all the alumni reviews listed by the courses topics.

Master/Postgraduate Diploma in Contemporary Diplomacy
Amir Kiyaei, IGD group, South Africa

Humanitarian Diplomacy
Sabrina Konzoc, Branch youth leader and international delegate, German Youth Red Cross

Advanced Diploma in Internet Governance Programme
Mustafa Yaasin Sheik, Somali Network Information Center (SONIC)

Online Meetings and Conferences
Benson Ncube, Business Development Manager, System Automation, Botswana

Negotiation Skills
Andrea Becerra Pimentel, Law Student, Meritorious Autonomous University of Puebla, Mexico

Multilateral Diplomacy
Amb. Jerobeam Shaanika, Deputy Chef de Cabinet, Office of the President of the 74th Session of the UNGA 2019-2020

Internet Technology and Policy
Alicia Melanie Shepard, Alumni member

Public Diplomacy
Jana Gjorgjinska, Public Diplomacy and Sweden Promotion Officer, Embassy of the Kingdom of Sweden in Skopje, North Macedonia

Bilateral Diplomacy
Gloria Oloya Awor, Consultant, Akijul – Enabling Change

Photo gallery

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DiploCircle Magazine

DiploCircle Magazine #3 is dedicated to showcasing some of the best publications by Diplo-related people in 2021.

As of 2022, the magazine will be fused with the Diplo Wisdom Circle initiative in order to continue promoting the best pieces published across various outlets.

You can read DiploCircle Magazine #3 online or download the PDF file.

Related: Read DiploCircle Magazine #1 and DiploCircle Magazine #2.

Faculty highlights

Amb. Kishan S. Rana (Honorary Member, Institute of Chinese Studies, New Deli; Emeritus Professor, Diplo) discusses his new book Churchill and India: Manipulation or Betrayal?, published by Routledge, which focuses on the complex relationship between Winston Churchill and India in the context of the later phase of the British Empire.

Find out more about the book on Routledge’s website.