Monday, 20 May 2024

 

 

LATEST NEWS Lt Governor Manoj Sinha interacts with members of Apex Committee on Agriculture Development DC Jammu Sachin Kumar Vaishya reviews functioning of Revenue Department Election teams reach all polling stations of Kupwara DEO Bandipora Shakeel-ul-Rehman Rather Flags off Poll Parties; Urges all eligible voters of Bandipora to exercise their right on poll day Governor Shiv Pratap Shukla inaugurates Art Exhibition at Gaiety Theatre Multiple competitions, events under SVEEP organised across Kupwara Distt Admin Bandipora organizes mega Event under SVEEP at picturesque Chittarnar Mega SVEEP program held at Altaf Memorial GDC Kilam General, Police & Expenditure Observers for Anantnag-Rajouri PC visit Shopian, review election preparedness DC Samba Abhishek Sharma discusses arrangements for Shri Amarnath Ji Yatra-2024 International Museum Day- Culture Department organises seminar, exhibition on Paintings, Photographs Reject Delhi based parties who were bent on dividing people- Sukhbir Singh Badal tells Punjabis Just 40 days from now, poor to get double free ration; Rs 8500 every month : Amarinder Singh Raja Warring Amarinder Singh Raja Warring Exposes CM Mann’s False Promise On NOC For Property Registration Congress Leader Gurinder Singh Dhillon Advocates Legal Guarantee of MSP for Farmers Election rallies in Favor of Gurjit Singh Aujla in Southern Assembly constituency Gurjeet Singh Aujla met people in Rajasansi and Attari assembly constituencies Gurjeet Singh Aujla praised the migrants We will fight to protect the rights of Punjab in Parliament: Meet Hayer Bhagwant Mann campaigned for Faridkot's AAP candidate Karamjit Anmol in Jaito and Moga Aam Aadmi Party's family continuously growing in Punjab, many big leaders joined AAP

 

AGDA's Global Expedition: Future Diplomats’ Journey Through International Diplomatic Landscapes"

Anwar Gargash Diplomatic Academy, AGDA, H.E. Nickolay Mladenov, Dr. Mohammed Ibrahim Al Dhaheri,  World Food Programme, WFP, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Listen to this article

Web Admin

Web Admin

5 Dariya News

Abu Dhabi, UAE , 07 Apr 2024

The future Emirati diplomats currently training at the Anwar Gargash Diplomatic Academy, have recently completed a two-week educational trip across Italy, Switzerland, United States, India and Ethiopia. This journey was an integral part of their practical training, designed to provide them with a unique and comprehensive learning experience. 

The AGDA Annual Trip offers students the chance to acquire a hands-on understanding of diplomacy by exposing them to a diverse array of perspectives and concepts associated with international development, as well as the complexities of bilateral and multilateral diplomacy and foreign policy. Discussing the value of international visits, H.E. Nickolay Mladenov, Director-General of the Anwar Gargash Diplomatic Academy, stated, "These trips are in line with our mission to equip a new generation of diplomats to address global challenges. 

By engaging our students in visits to major diplomatic centers such as Rome, Geneva, Washington, New Delhi, and Addis Ababa, we've given them a thorough understanding of the realities of governance and foreign policy. Additionally, these experiences foster a sense of camaraderie and provide opportunities for diplomatic networking, which are instrumental in forging stronger connections among peers and in preparing them for their future academic pursuits."

Dr. Mohammed Ibrahim Al Dhaheri, AGDA’s Deputy Director-General, added, “Our student trips are specifically organised to provide a wide and instructional opportunity for each cohort to witness different perspectives in diplomacy. For some, this may be their first experience of the world’s amazing diversity of culture, so our AGDA students learn first-hand about the complexities of modern diplomatic functions through the unique real-life experiences they get in these cities.”

Throughout the trip, AGDA students participated in a variety of functions including meetings, social events, and guided tours, which greatly enhanced their knowledge and understanding of representing the UAE and engaging in foreign policy activities. Their schedule included attending ceremonies for official agreements and Memoranda of Understanding, showcasing diplomacy in practice.

In New Delhi, students had the privilege of being hosted at the Indian Institute of Technology's Research Innovation Centre and participated in discussions at the Ministry of External Affairs' Jawaharlal Nehru Bhawan. In Addis Ababa, they visited the African Union Headquarters and enjoyed a dinner hosted by the UAE Ambassador, which provided opportunities to establish valuable diplomatic connections. 

Additionally, the students engaged in discussions at the Institute for Foreign Affairs, where they delved into the priorities of Ethiopian foreign policy and significant regional developments. In Rome, the students engaged in a course on AI and Diplomacy at Luiss University and met with the World Food Programme (WFP). 

In Washington D.C., they met with Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Daniel Benaim and engaged in dialogue with the UAE-US Business Council. All these interactions allowed the future UAE diplomats to enhance their understanding of diplomacy and engage with practitioners from whom they can learn.

Mariam Al Mansoori, an AGDA student, shared her reflections on the trip, stating, “The trip was truly centered on immersing ourselves in the essence of each nation, grasping the subtleties of their diplomatic practices, and witnessing their challenges and achievements. All of this broadened my global outlook.”

Hamdan Al Naqbi, another student, expressed, “It's remarkable how just a few weeks of hands-on diplomatic experience can broaden one's perspective. This trip has taught me the importance of embracing diversity and has provided me with a deeper understanding of how to navigate the complexities of our interconnected world.”

The Anwar Gargash Diplomatic Academy equips students with the knowledge and problem-solving skills needed to fulfill their duties as future diplomats and representatives of the UAE. As a premier institution for diplomatic education, the Academy offers a distinctive learning experience that combines region-specific programs, thought leadership, and access to leading experts in diplomacy.

 

Tags: Anwar Gargash Diplomatic Academy , AGDA , H.E. Nickolay Mladenov , Dr. Mohammed Ibrahim Al Dhaheri , World Food Programme , WFP , Abu Dhabi , UAE

 

 

related news

 

 

 

Photo Gallery

 

 

Video Gallery

 

 

5 Dariya News RNI Code: PUNMUL/2011/49000
© 2011-2024 | 5 Dariya News | All Rights Reserved
Powered by: CDS PVT LTD