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A new era of Chinese foreign policy

Joelson Maodina Anere

03 March 2022

Foreign policy

As China is getting close to meeting all the measures of what defines a global great power (political, economic, and military might with a global reach), Beijing’s new foreign policy has raised questions about the e...

Improving diplomatic institutions through technology

Andres Josue Aguas Cherf

Despite an increasingly globalised society, the institutions of diplomacy continue using traditional methods that can be improved by the simple use of new technologies. For example, embassies and ministries of foreign...

A stronger voice: How Namibian diplomatic practice is updating to the era of digitalisation

DiploFoundation

Read also: Media release by the Namibian Ministry of International Relations and Cooperation: Namibian diplomats receive digital diplomacy virtual training from the Government of Malta and DiploFoundation Media...

Summit meetings: Their importance in diplomacy

Giorgos Samouel

Summits between state leaders that have no tangible outcomes are frequently considered a failure and a loss of resources and time. This post will provide a brief account of the arguments for and against the importanc...

Events

Diplomatic reporting in the Internet era

15 May 14 - 15 May 14

Switzerland

Start of contemporary diplomacy courses

05 Oct 20 - 05 Oct 20

Online

CyberMediation conference

19 Nov 19 -

Switzerland

Training course in mediation

25 Feb 18 - 02 Mar 18

Serbia

From Telegraph to Twitter

30 Jun 14 -

Switzerland

[Webinar] E-participation

21 May 13 -

Online

Resources

2022

[HOW-TO] How to use Airmeet for hosting an event

Airmeet is a virtual networking and video conferencing platform that is perfect for any type of event, from informal gatherings, panel discussions to workshops.... Read more...

2022

[HOW-TO] How to use SpatialChat for hosting an event

SpatialChat is a virtual space where people can meet and talk about different topics. The experience is similar to Zoom breakout rooms, but SpatialChat might be an easier solution for online social events since it allows participants to move freely between groups or fo... Read more...

2021

How-To: Enabling closed caption on your Zoom account

One of the popular Zoom tools is auto-generated captions. From now on, all Zoom Meetings accounts have access to them, the free and the licensed ones.... Read more...

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2021

[HOW-TO] How to use the Mentimeter app in Zoom

Mentimeter has recently become available in the Zoom Marketplace, making it easier to use during online meetings. Mentimeter is an online voting tool that enables more effective and interactive meetings. You can use this powerful combination of Zoom and Mentimeter toge... Read more...

This is a logo of the Mentimeter, an interactive presentation software.

2021

[HOW-TO] How to use Mozilla Hubs for hosting an event

Hubs is a place where you can meet people in a 3D environment.... Read more...

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2021

[HOW-TO] How to use Wonder for hosting an event

Wonder is a video communication platform that allows for larger online group gatherings that mirror on-site meetings.... Read more...

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2021

[GUIDE] How to set up your online conferencing presentation

This tutorial will help you set up the scene, lighting, camera, and audio in your home office or studio environment for the optimal videoconference experience.... Read more...

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2021

ConfTech Help Desk: Frequently asked questions

The resource contains a list of commonly asked questions about the set-up of online meetings and conferences and the use of online conferencing tools.... Read more...

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