Young Diplomats Forum 2019 in Brussels

The 13th  Edition of Young Diplomats Forum (YDF) is a meeting of 100 young and aspiring diplomats from over 75 countries  covering every region in the world to tackle hot topics of international affairs.

The proceedings and workshops of the forum engage young diplomats with Ambassadors, MPs, MEPs, Government officials, Media and Diplomacy experts on different issues of global affairs. In addition, the Young Diplomats Forum is a cultural and entertaining experience that create international friendship amongst participants and engage with institutions in the host country and connect with the place.

Location:

 Belgium

 Benefits

  • Diplomacy in the 21st Century ambassadors and leading experts
  • Smart Diplomacy and Digital Diplomacy workshop on the case of the European Union
  • Priorities of Belgium Foreign Policy and parliamentarian diplomacy with members of parliament
  • Session on Belgium’s Soft Power and Brussels as a world’s Leading Diplomatic Hub
  • The Future of the EU: A day long sessions with EU officials and Parliamentarians on EU Foreign Policy, Defence Union and institutional reforms
  • The role of think tanks in Foreign Policy
  • Institutional visits/sessions at the EU Commission, European Parliament, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Belgium, Belgium Parliament and NATO
  • Cultural visits to historical sites and Museums

 Eligibilities

  • 18-35 years old
  • Interest in International Affairs and Diplomacy
  • Leadership Aspirations

Eligible Regions: Open for All

APPLICATION PROCESS

Send your current CV and a personal statement to: ydf@gdforum.org that states your leadership aspiration:

  • What impact do you want to have through your career? ( no more than 500 words)
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Type of Call: 
Deadline for Applications: 
Thursday, August 15, 2019 - 00:00