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, […]
This weekend the EAD will host the Workshop Session of the Academy of Young Diplomats (AYD). As always we will start on Friday evening with an exceptional guest speaker, Mr. Marek Metrycki.
The Spring School of Diplomatic Skills was successfully held on 20 – 24 March 2017. During the 5 – day program participants from Afghanistan, Georgia, Moldova, Russia and Ukraine took part in workshops covering: public speaking, bilateral negotiations, leadership and team management, public diplomacy, digital diplomacy and diaspora policies, as well as written communication, effective meetings, diplomatic […]
Looking for a new challenge? Interested in politics and diplomacy and would like to gain international experience? The Academy of Young Diplomats (AYD) program is for you! Apply for a scholarship and join the next edition of the Academy of Young Diplomats! AYD is an annual diplomatic program for emerging global leaders, preparing future diplomats, civil […]
Only until 19 February you can apply for the scholarships to take part in the upcoming European Diplomacy Workshop: EU Foreign Policy Analysis! The program will be held on 27 March – 1 April.
On 14th of January 2017 the European Academy of Diplomacy and Konrad Adenauer Stiftung organized, in cooperation with Jagiellonian University, international conference „The EU Migration & Refugee Crisis” which gathered more than 200 young leaders from 40 countries.