The UN Youth Summer School on Diplomacy is an educational programme that promises to offer to its participants a challenging and dynamic space for a better understanding of diplomacy. Through the first ten editions, we have gathered Ambassadors, diplomats, businessmen and many respected professionals who have been contributing through diverse perspectives and experiences towards a better understanding of the topics covered, encouraging new thinking and inspiring debates.
We are happy to celebrate the 11th year anniversary of the UN Youth Summer School on Diplomacy, in late July this year, between 26th and 30th of July, in Bucharest, Romania. Hence, it is our greatest desire to further our legacy and to continue to provide a unique space for all our participants to consolidate their knowledge on the increasing interconnectedness of issues that the international scene is facing today.
The general theme is: ”Shaping the future through the 2030 Agenda”. Displaying the importance of changes and developments in our nowadays society, we target the most debated issues, related to the essential sectors such as Education, Economic Growth, Gender Equality and Justice through different panels. The programme will comprised of four panels with lectures and discussions on various approaches concerning the understanding and implementation of the 2030 Agenda and its 17 Sustainable Development Goals.
The curriculum will address general issues and theoretical aspects regarding International Relations, Quality Education, Gender Equality, Decent work, Economic growth and Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions aspects aiming to achieve a comprehensive and balanced analysis of the foreseeable future of today’s stance on diplomacy in an ever-evolving society.
The UN Youth Summer School on Diplomacy targets students currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s, Master’s or Ph.D. programme, recent graduates and young professionals with relevant experience and proven interest in the fields of International Relations, Economics, International Law, Political Science or Diplomacy.