Following the success of the Young Diplomats Forum 2013 in Ankara -Turkey, we are delighted to host the next event in Mexico.
The Forum will tackle pressing and topical issues related to international affairs from the perspective of young global leaders. It will stimulate and facilitate an advanced exchange of ideas, build trust and become a catalyst for change on a regional and global arena.
Our Forum will present an opportunity for interaction and the development of skills for future senior diplomats and future leaders. The Young Diplomats Forum is set up to recognise, enhance and develop the next generation of diplomats and leaders. This community of exceptionally bright and accomplished leaders will gain further insight, tools and opportunities to engage with key stakeholders at a crucial time in their careers and broaden their connection to influential stakeholders.
Topics Covered :
- Diplomacy in the 21st Century
- Regional organisations and their role as diplomatic entities
- Public and Cultural Diplomacy
- Sport and public diplomacy
- Niche Diplomacy
- International Cooperation in Global Energy Security
- International Conflict Resolution Track 2 and Track 3 Diplomacy
- Post Conflict Colombia
- United Nations Reforms
- Negotiations Workshop
Candidates will be selected based on their personal statement (500 words Maximum) and their CV. A fair representation of different continents and regions in the world will be taken into consideration in the process.
Fees and Scholarship
The fees for participation are £450 (US $750) which covers the accommodation, food, transportation during the forum, visits and field trips. There will be scholarship for limited numbers of participants. However, scholarships do not cover flights and will be given to candidates who are from and reside in one of the least developed countries.
Ms Gemma Smith
Global Diplomatic Forum
Telephone: (44) 208 0969392