Diplomacy

[WebDebate] The UN at 75: Evolution or revolution?

By |2020-08-30T17:23:25-04:00September 1st, 2020|

This year is the 75th anniversary of the United Nations, and we are marking the occasion with a Webdebate on the past and the future of the organisation. By looking back at the past 75 years of the world organisation, we will try to answer an important question: Are we seeing an evolution or [...]

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July 2020 online courses

By |2020-06-19T15:45:09-04:00July 20th, 2020|

The course on Multilateral Diplomacy was comprehensive, insightful, and innovative. The issues covered were timely and relevant, and the online chat sessions allowed for knowledge sharing by a wide cross-section of officials, including the facilitators working in the field. Roshelle Henry (Foreign Service Officer, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Jamaica), September 2017 Registrations [...]

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Geneva Talks: Charting International Collaboration in the Digital Age

By |2020-06-18T13:36:52-04:00June 26th, 2020|

This summer marks the 75th anniversary of the United Nations (UN) in a time of turmoil and uncertainty. After the Second World War, countries across the World have signed the UN Charter in San Francisco in agreement to collectively work on a multilateral future. This year, the global pandemic not only reminds us that [...]

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The Future of Meetings – online conference

By |2020-05-09T18:38:28-04:00May 12th, 2020|

The Coronavirus crisis is changing how we meet and interact, ushering in new ways of organising conferences and other events. Hybrid meetings, which combine virtual and face-to-face interaction, will become the norm. The Future of Meetings conference will address the emerging practices in organising and running meetings. Can we fit online and onsite events into [...]

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May online courses 2020

By |2020-04-02T08:42:17-04:00May 4th, 2020|

As a diplomat of a small state, operating in a dynamic and rapidly changing international environment, I must sharpen my skills and be equipped with the right tools in order to be successful. I particularly enjoyed the rich, constructive exchange of views/ideas among participants. The opportunity to undertake a case study on one small [...]

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(Cyber)Security and the shift to online

By |2020-04-01T19:55:45-04:00April 9th, 2020|

The rapid shift to online work makes us more dependent on the critical Internet infrastructure and digital services. While this infrastructure is already under a lot of pressure as a result of the recent surge in the use of online tools, DDoS attacks against health or e-learning platforms aggravate this strain. Our demand for [...]

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How to ensure the functional continuity of global diplomacy in time of crisis

By |2020-04-01T19:52:24-04:00April 2nd, 2020|

In times of crisis, global cooperation is essential. Yet, COVID-19 has grounded global diplomacy with the cancellation of meetings and negotiations. In our next live discussion on COVID-19, on Thursday, 2nd April 2020 at 8 am EDT, we will discuss ways of ensuring the functional continuity of global diplomacy. Join us online. Registrations are open Register [...]

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Could COVID-19 disrupt the Internet?

By |2020-03-23T08:32:18-04:00March 24th, 2020|

The pressure on the Internet infrastructure is increasing, with the shift of our professional and daily reality from the physical to the online space. On Tuesday, 24 March at at 9 am EDT we will discuss the practical, technical, business, and political aspects of Internet traffic, and possible bottlenecks. Registrations are open Register [...]

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Cyber-diplomacy web discussion: Cyber-armament

By |2019-10-30T09:52:56-04:00October 22nd, 2019|

DiploFoundation is pleased to invite you to the web discussion: Cyber-armament: A heavy impact on peace, economic development, and human rights. This webinar is the first in a series of cyber-diplomacy web discussions, organised by DiploFoundation with the support of Microsoft. The series will focus on risks for international peace and security stemming from cyberspace, and [...]

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