The CPD Summer Institute in Public Diplomacy is a rigorous, multi-disciplinary two-week training program designed to enhance the practice of public diplomacy. Since 2006, the CPD Summer Institute training program has provided participants with a critical understanding of the role of public diplomacy and tools for improving the impact and image of their country or organization in the global community.
Through an array of core, toolbox, and thematic classes, as well as group projects, participants will:
Who Should Apply
The CPD Summer Institute in Public Diplomacy is geared toward mid-career professionals posted in ministries, including foreign affairs, defense and homeland security; intelligence and economics agencies; non-governmental organizations; international organizations; public relations firms; private-sector companies; and others whose work would benefit from learning more about this vital field. In addition to innovative instruction, the program provides a setting for mid-career professionals to exercise their evaluation and decision-making skills in a group of their peers and to contribute their own ideas and perspectives.
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