Start the new year with one of our most popular online courses: Artificial Intelligence: Technology, Governance, and Policy Frameworks Diplomatic Theory and Practice Introduction to Internet Governance Public Diplomacy Courses start ...
  22 Feb 2021

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An influential article of 2014 noted that health attachés were appointed shortly after the Second World War and were thereafter assigned by 'a growing number of countries [...] to work in embassies in countries of strategic importance'.Is this ...
 14 Jul 2020

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A blog post from the perspective of a small state In only one month, drastic changes happened in the daily lives of the people of Trinidad and Tobago. As the global spreading of COVID-19 became more apparent, small Caribbean states like Trinidad ...
 24 Apr 2020

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If ever there was a time for governments to get their communications right, it is now. Governments everywhere are under scrutiny for what they say, how accurately they report facts, and what actions they are proposing. COVID-19 is spreading faster th...
 7 Apr 2020

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Diplo offers three postgraduate-level online courses starting the week of 17 February 2020: Diplomatic Theory and Practice Public Diplomacy Introduction to Internet Governance For more information on each course please click on the tit...
  17 Feb 2020

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The world is full of diplomacies and diplomats – and in Denmark, the classic diplomat in the foreign office often has an educational background in politics and economics. But understanding emotions and human behaviour is an important skill to have if...
 29 Oct 2018

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Diplo offers three postgraduate-level online courses starting the week of 18 February 2019: Diplomatic Theory and Practice Public Diplomacy Introduction to Internet Governance For more information on each course please click on the tit...
  18 Feb 2019

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As someone who has worked in public diplomacy since 2011, I do not remember a time when public diplomacy did not also mean digital diplomacy and, consequently, some manner of data diplomacy. From the beginning, the data we gleaned from social media w...
 6 Aug 2018

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The focus of this workshop is on ‘between-the-lines’ communication. In an age that promotes clear writing and transparent communication, the subtler nuances of so-called ‘diplomatic language’ are often dismissed as irrelevant or undesirable. However,...
  14 Mar 2018

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The lecture will focus on various aspects of public diplomacy that are of relevance to Ministries of Foreign Affairs in general, with special focus on the needs of the Serbian MFA. Topics that will be addressed include, among others, new possibilitie...
  2 Mar 2018

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The purpose of this blog is to give a new impulse to the discussion on the role of private business in today’s public diplomacy and to open the question on what exactly private public diplomacy means, and whether it should exist as a concept. If ther...
 2 Jan 2018

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The first day of the workshop focuses on improving participants’ public and one-to-one speaking skills, through a combination of hands-on exercises designed to help participants identify their strengths and weaknesses, and through analysing positive ...
  20 Dec 2017

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Ms Liz Galvez was a senior diplomat with the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office, taking early retirement in 2006 with the rank of Counsellor. During her 33 year career, she served in a wide range of diplomatic jobs in London and several overseas post...

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Ambassador Kishan S. Rana is Professor Emeritus, and a Senior Fellow at DiploFoundation. He was awarded a BA (Hon) and MA in economics, St Stephens College Delhi. He was in the Indian Foreign Service (1960-95); and worked in China (1963-65, 1970-72)....

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The focus of this workshop was ‘between-the-lines’ communication. In an age that promotes clear writing and transparent communication, the subtler nuances of so-called ‘diplomatic language’ are often dismissed as irrelevant or undesirable. However, s...
  11 Dec 2017

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Just as we need to punctuate our written communication, so too do we need to punctuate our speech. Tone, speed, volume, and pitch are key elements of effective communication. How we communicate – the words we use, the tone we use, the information we ...
  27 Nov 2017

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Download the Press Release in PDF format Belgrade, Serbia, 4 October 2017. DiploFoundation, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Serbia, and the British Embassy in Belgrade, have announced the start of a new training programme on...
 23 Oct 2017

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Diplo offers three postgraduate-level online courses starting the week of 19 February 2018: Diplomatic Theory and Practice Public Diplomacy Introduction to Internet Governance For more information on each course please click on the tit...
  19 Feb 2018

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