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On Her Majesty's Service - in a new way
  • calender icon August 25, 2015

  • user icon Matthew Teller, BBC News

The outgoing British ambassador to Lebanon hates the image of diplomats as stuck-up champagne-drinking mandarins, and goes out of his way to prove ...

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How to step down as an ambassador – with style
  • calender icon August 13, 2015

  • user icon Christopher Meyer, The Telegraph

That sound you hear is the massed ranks of long-departed British ambassadors turning in their graves. Some of us, alive but retired, have had to re ...

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A Grudge Match With the Big Man
  • calender icon June 18, 2017

  • user icon The New York Times

My flight to Nairobi, Kenya, landed before 6 a.m., but even at that hour the pulsating heat hit like a sucker punch. Half awake, I was struck by th ...

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Emirates Diplomatic Academy urges UN to grow digital presence
  • calender icon April 19, 2017

  • user icon Thamer Al Subaihi, The National

A report on how the UN can use technology to meet modern challenges was released in New York by the Emirates Diplomatic Academy on Tuesday. &nb ...

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The United Nations needs you ...
  • calender icon April 18, 2017

  • user icon StepFeed

Global pessimism is in fashion. As after previous international financial crises, nations turn inwards when they should turn outwards. They become ...

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Deconstructing diplomacy
  • calender icon March 22, 2017

  • user icon Matthew Mercer, Centre for Public Impact

It’s apt that Tom Fletcher finds himself living and working in Abu Dhabi. Its location – at the crossroads of Europe, Asia and Africa & ...

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Key to social media is authenticity, Dubai forum hears
  • calender icon March 14, 2017

  • user icon Caline Malek, The National

The UAE has more open communication with its citizens than people abroad realise, acording to a senior adviser at the Emirates Diplomatic Academy. ...

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