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The Annual Conference on Cultural Diplomacy 2017 »
"Promoting Global Collaboration, Unity and Peace through Cultural Diplomacy"

(Berlin; December 19th - 22nd, 2017)

The Annual Conference on Cultural Diplomacy is the world's leading event in the field of cultural diplomacy hosted and organized by ICD in partnership with other leading institutions at the end of each year. (More »)
The Conference include Keynote Addresses from the Honorable Members of the ICD:
President Bujar Nishani
Former President of Albania
President Tarja Halonen
Former President of Finland
The Hon. Yves Leterme
Former Prime Minister of Belgium; Secretary-General, IDEA
Minister Lilyana Pavlova
Minister for the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of EU 2018
The Hon. Reinhold Lopatka
Chairman, the Parliamentary Club of the Austrian People's Party
The Hon. Erato Kozakou-Markoullis
Former Foreign Minister of Cyprus
The Hon. Roberta Anastase
President of the Chamber of Deputies of Romania
The Hon. Gert Weisskirchen
Former Senior Member of the German Parliament
The Hon. Erna Hennicot Schoepges
Former President of the Chamber of Deputies of Luxemburg
The Hon. Mmantsetsa Marope
Director of the Unesco International Bureau of Education
The Hon. Ögmundur Jónasson
Former Senior Minister of Iceland
MP Oudekki Loone
Meber of the Parliament of Estonia
The Hon. Rashed Al Baloushi
Chief Executive, Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange
The Hon. Nouzha Skalli
Former Minister of Solidarity, Women, Family, and Social Development of Morocco
Amb. Ali Ahmad Jalali
Ambassador of Afghanistan to Germany; Former Minister of the Interior
The Hon. Hans Köchler
President of the International Progress Organization
The Hon. Kristiina Ojuland
Former Minister of Foreign Affairs of Estonia
The Hon. Erhard Busek
Former Vice Chancellor of Austria
The Hon. Cyril Svoboda Former Foreign Minister of the Czech Republic MP Barbi Pilvre
Meber of the Parliament of Estonia
Rector Dragan Domazet Rector, Belgrade Metropolitan University; Former Minister of Education
The Hon. Rui Duarte Barros Former Prime minister of Guinea-Bissau The Hon. Hrant Bagratyan Former Prime minister of Armenia MEP Alojz Peterle
Member of the EU Parliament; Former Prime Minister of Slovenia

Young Leaders' Forums »
(Forthcoming Forums for 2017)

The OYED Young Leaders´ Forums are international networks of like-minded young individuals with an interest in developing, supporting and sustaining intercultural relations. Over the past decade the OYED Young Leaders´ Forum has grown to become one of Europe's largest independent cultural exchanges Forum.
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Forthcoming Weeklong Seminars for 2015 include:
Africa Meets Europe: A Forum for Young Leaders (AME) »
Berlin; December 16th - 22nd, 2017
Cultural Diplomacy in Africa: A Forum for Young Leaders (CDA) »
Berlin; December 16th - 22nd, 2017
Pakistan Meets the USA: A Forum for Young Leaders (PMUSA) »
Washington D.C. & New York City; September 19th - 23rd, 2017
Afghanistan Meets the USA: A Forum for Young Leaders (AFMUSA) »
Washington D.C. & New York City; September 19th - 23rd, 2017

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This page provides access to extensive event documentation and reviews about some of the Young Leaders´ Weeklong Seminars, including: written reviews, academic papers presented, lists of speakers, video interviews with speakers, and video recordings of lectures and panel discussions. (More »)