Counting down days until the official opening of the Academy of Young Diplomats application process! Don’t miss the dates! 2019 Program Features: Over 140 hours of teaching and training curriculum, offered during five Warsaw Sessions and one workshop-only session in Cracow Over 20 hours of plenary sessions, break-out sessions and night-owl sessions at the invitation-only […]
We are excited for the next edition of the Academy of Young Diplomats 2019/2020! If you are interested in taking part in this amazing learning experience we encourage you to apply as soon as the application process begins! The Academy of Young Diplomats (AYD) is a top-tier postgraduate diplomatic program, which empowers a new generation […]
On 22 March the EAD and the Casimir Pulaski Foundation had an immense pleasure to host Secretary General of the Council of Europe, Mr. Thorbjørn Jagland, at a working dinner attended by representatives of Polish think-tank community, NGOs and international organization based in Warsaw. We thank all our friends for a truly stimulating exchange of […]
On 11 – 15 of February EAD hosted the final session of the Transatlantic Civic Workshops, project organized within the framework of the Visegrad School of Political Studies with the support of the US Russia Foundation and the Council of Europe. A 5-day event gathered NGO representatives from United Stated, Russia and the Visegrad Group. […]
This weekend we will host the first session of the Academy of Young Diplomats, starting with lecture on China’s growing global role on Friday. Saturday’s highlight will be the lecture and discussion by Prof. Jeffrey Sachs, Special Adviser to the United Nations Secretary General, Professor at Columbia University, titled “Implementing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG’s) […]
On 2nd December 2018, the European Academy of Diplomacy will hold the official ceremony of the Inauguration and Graduation of the 14th and Inauguration of the 15th edition of the Academy of Young Diplomats.
Inauguration Ceremony of the 15th edition of the Academy of Young Diplomats on the 2nd of December 2018!
On 2 December 2018, the European Academy of Diplomacy will hold the official ceremony of the Inauguration and Graduation of the 14th and 15th edition of the Academy of Young Diplomats.
On 19-21 November 2018, the participants of the VSPS Migration Program took part in the World Forum of Democracy, held in Strasbourg, France. Besides attending the official Forum events program, participants had the opportunity to discuss the migration crisis with the experts invited by our sister school, the Symβiosis School from Thessaliniki, with a first-hand […]
Due to the holiday season in Poland and following multiple requests from candidates we EXTEND THE APPLICATION DEADLINE to the Academy of Young Diplomats until FRIDAY, 9th of NOVEMBER! Join us for a unique, diplomatic program which will complement your university experience! Apply today and learn from the best! More
Academy of Young Diplomats is proud to announce EAD Special Guest for the first session! Prof. Jeffrey Sachs, a world-renowned professor of economics, leader in sustainable development, senior UN advisor and bestselling author. #AYD #FutureLeaders Click here to apply!
Join the best school of diplomacy in Central Europe! The Academy of Young Diplomats offers unique international exposure in a frame of 8 weekend sessions in Poland with recognized world leaders and peers from 60+ countries.
You can still apply for the scholarships for the Academy of Young Diplomats financed by the PZU Foundation. Thanks to the PZU Foundation support this year we will grant 10 scholarships to outstanding local Polish leaders. The 15th edition of the Academy of Young Diplomats will bring together 200 young leaders from over 60 countries […]
EAD is proud to host this year edition of the Diplomatic Skills Masterclass, with 189 participants from 13 countries! Negotiations, public speaking, diplomatic protocol and leadership are just a few of the topics covered during an intense week of diplomatic training! Learn more
We are proud to announce the results of the 1st round of recruitment for the Academy of Young Diplomats. A truly diverse group with participants from 60 countries. Gain international experience & unique skills by joining the best leadership and diplomacy program in Central Europe! Learn more
Former President of the Republic of Poland Aleksander Kwaśniewski at the closing session of the AYD 14th edition
Our extraordinary students in their national outfits! Meet inspiring international leaders and world-quality trainers in the next edition! Don’t miss the deadline: 30th of June 2018! Apply here! #AYD #FutureLeaders
The Visegrad School & the European Academy of Diplomacy are currently recruiting participants from the Visegrad Group (the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia) for the upcoming edition of the 2018 VSPS Annual Program „Perceptions of migration in the Visegrad Group” (VSPS Migration Program) The program is addressed to social activists, young journalists, promising politicians and representatives of NGO etc. VSPS Migration […]
Recruitment for new Visegrad School program – the TRANSATLANTIC – RUSSIA CIVIC WORKSHOP is now underway! The program is an extension of current activities of the Visegrad School of Political Studies, promoting the U.S.-Russia-Visegrad cooperation and collaborative projects. The project will consist of three editions. Each successive edition lasts 5 days and is addressed to 20 […]
The beginning of February was meaningful for all students of the 14th edition of Academy of Young Diplomats. Participants had a delightful opportunity to take part in the III session of AYD on the 2-4th of February.
Role of EU and NATO in providing peace and security in Europe – AYD international conference, 12-14 January 2018
CNRS hosts the launch meeting of the project InsSciDE – Inventing a shared Science Diplomacy for Europe.
The French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) will host the launch meeting of the project InsSciDE -Inventing a shared Science Diplomacy for Europe- at the National Academy of Medicine (Académie nationale de médecine), on 26th January 2018. InsSciDE is funded through the European Horizon 2020 framework under the coordination of Professor Pascal Griset, Sorbonne Université. EAD is one of the major partners of the consortium created to build the project.
On 2nd December 2017, the European Academy of Diplomacy held the graduation of the 13th edition of the Academy of Young Diplomats and inauguration of the 14th edition. The program started with our partner, the Casimir Pulaski Foundation, presenting the Knight of Freedom award to Mary Robinson, President of Ireland (1990 – 1997) and UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (1997 – 2000).
We would like to present a short film showcasing the participants of the AYD, young adepts of diplomacy, who are aiming to work in the EU or international organizations.
On December 2nd the new students of our flagship leadership and diplomatic program – the Academy of Young Diplomats (AYD) – will begin their adventure by meeting one of the most extraordinary women leaders in the world – Mrs. Mary Robinson – President of Ireland (1990-1997) and United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (1997-2002).
The Diplomatic Skills Masterclass is designed for mid-career professionals from the international business, public administration and third sector. The course builds on previously acquired soft skills and presents an expanded set of topics that are designed to further prepare participants for the challenges and rigors of diplomacy, international business and working in multinational organizations in the 21st century. The registration […]
Our graduates from 50 countries found work in the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of their respective countries, in European institutions, international organizations, public administration and business. You can be one of them!
We are proud to announce the launch our new initiative focused on the European integration and the Visegrad Group – V4 in EUROPE. The program is dedicated to aspiring experts in the field of European affairs, who want to deepen and share their knowledge, join the international network of young leaders of the Council of Europe and act as speakers during a conference at the Jagiellonian University in Cracow.
Our July 2017 Diplomatic Skills Masterclass has come to an end! We have completed a full 5 days of intensive trainings: public speaking, negotiations, public diplomacy, personal branding, diplomatic protocol, etiquette, effective meetings, written communication, leadership and team management… It was also a unique opportunity to meet extraordinary people from all around the world: Pakistan, […]
It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that the European Academy of Diplomacy pays farewell to Prof. Zbigniew Brzezinski, Polish-American geo-strategist, diplomat, former U.S. National Security Advisor and a member of the European Academy of Diplomacy International Honorary Council. Prof. Brzezinski has been supporting EAD for many years with his knowledge, counsel and expertise […]
We are delighted to announce that H.E. Mary Robinson, President of Ireland (1990 – 1997) will be the Guest of Honour of the Inauguration of 14th edition of our flagship program – the Academy of Young Diplomats on 2nd of December 2017!
We are proud to announce that in one week, on 9 – 11 June, the EAD will be hosting its last and final session of the 13th edition of the Academy of Young Diplomats. We will kick off Friday with a “Leadership in Business” seminar by Dr. Leszek Czarnecki, CEO of the Getin Holding.
Last weekend we hosted the 7th session of the Academy of Young Diplomats. Friday schedule included a meeting with group of local Russian social activists who spoke about the challenges civil society is facing in Russia and the future Russia – West relations.
Only a week left to apply for Casimir Pulaski Foundation scholarships for our flagship program – the Academy of Young Diplomats! Up to 15 full and partial scholarships will be awarded to best candidates. Check out the requirements and don’t miss the application deadline – 31 May! More about scholarships More about the AYD program
The Spring edition of the European Diplomacy Workshop: EU Foreign Policy was held on 27 March – 1 April 2017. This time, the program focused on the development of analytical skills and deepening of the understanding of the various dimensions of the EU external policy. The group of participants consisted of representatives of 13 nations (Albania, Armenia, […]