The Young Diplomats Forum (YDF) is set up to recognise, enhance and develop the next generation of diplomats. This community of exceptionally bright and accomplished future leaders will gain further insight, tools and opportunities to engage with key stakeholders at a crucial time in their careers and broaden their connections to influence global leaders.
The YDF will play host to an exceptional elite of young diplomats from across the world in a weeklong event that develops their skills and knowledge in areas around international affairs.
The forum includes exciting field trips, interactive workshops, simulations, case studies, presentations and speeches from leaders from the diplomatic world. The event will excel in facilitating exchange of ideas and fostering international relationships.
Ankara - Turkey, 2-6 September 2013
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.
Our 2013 programme is varied from foreign policy, to sport and public diplomacy, to energy security and other topics.
The participants present the main actors of the Forum as they form the majority of the presenters and panellists. They will have to carry out research on the various topics for a choice of workshops and present them beforehand. Based on their research/papers, they will be selected to actively take part in different workshops.
The Young Diplomats Forum aims to develop the future generation of leaders through dynamic and highly interactive annual meetings.
- Assemble a taskforce community of global future leaders at an exclusive conference on an annual basis in different international locations
- Develop future diplomatic leaders by building understanding and knowledge of global trends and challenges and prepare them for their roles as future leader
- Collectively contribute to the international community through developing recommendations and consultations on key global issues and challenges.
All information: http://www.gdforum.org/pdfs%20to%20download/Young%20Diplomats%20Forum-%20Information%20Sheet2.pdf
Our partner source: youth-in-action.org