Washington embassy seminar
Everything a foreign diplomat needs to know to be successful in the United States — from understanding and navigating Washington to engaging policy-makers and the public to tackling the challenges of embassy work.
Multilateral diplomacy seminar
Staff and country representatives at U.S.-based multilateral organizations learn how to operate effectively in their respective institutions, and how to apply the skills of multilateral diplomacy to achieve specific goals.
Deputy chief of mission seminar
Managing a diplomatic mission while serving the ambassador — ensuring a conducive work environment, high morale, effective performance, internal controls and resource-management, feedback and evaluations.
global ambassadorial seminar
Serving with distinction as both the face of a nation and the leader of an effective embassy — big-picture strategies and goal-specific tactics, behind-the-scenes and public roles, innovation and entrepreneurship in diplomacy.
About the academy
The Washington International Diplomatic Academy is an independent educational institution dedicated to strengthening global diplomacy by providing the highest-quality training, executive education and professional development to diplomats from around the world.
In both regularly scheduled courses and customized training programs, the academy helps institutions engaged in international diplomacy to become more effective and efficient by equipping their diplomats with much-needed skills in specific aspects of diplomatic practice with immediate, real-life application.
Our interactive curriculum of classroom training, exercises, simulations and role-playing positions participants to work comfortably and efficiently in a multicultural environment and under challenging circumstances, dealing not only with governments but with all segments of society.
In our small classes, diplomats benefit both from our superb instructors' expertise and guidance and from each other's knowledge and experience.
🌐 practical skills
🌐 intensive programs
🌐 interactive curriculum
🌐 superb instructors