The Skill of Associations and Links

For a majority of people, the term protocol is associated with red carpet, VIP’s, personalities, official visits or set of rules that are non-negotiable. Likewise, diplomacy is associated to diplomats, embassies, privileges or negotiation. This is more or less the cliché I had in mind when I first started to collaborate with ISPD 3 years 

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Soft Diplomacy Brief

Currently in a capacity building mission in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and cooperation of Timor-Leste, I can tell you that the common position of international Relations worldwide engenders that the foundations of soft diplomacy skills and protocol must be integrated into our global daily lives. It is not only a “European Art” but a 

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