Watch the latest BDA webinar online!

The second BDA Webinar in our series on the impact of Covid-19 on international diplomacy is now available online. In this webinar, Sarah Karinge and Kevin Verbelen discussed Multilateralism & the role of international organisations during the COVID-19 pandemic: focus on Africa and the role of international financial institutions on the question of debt relief. …

BDA signs Memorandum of Understanding with the Energy Charter Secretariat

The BDA is pleased to announce the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with the Energy Charter Secretariat. The BDA is looking forward to the start of this collaboration on a variety of activities with another organisation that embraces the importance of dialogue and cooperation between diplomacy and business.  

Launch of BDA Currents!

The Brussels Diplomatic Academy and academic publishing house ASP cordially invite you to the online launch of the first issue of The BDA Currents. The BDA Currents is an annual report on wider geopolitical factors affecting the world of economic diplomacy, issued by the Brussels Diplomatic Academy. The first volume scrutinizes the impact of the …

Event Postponed

Stakeholder Capitalism is here – whether you know it or not. This one-day online interactive training combines presentations and discussions on pre-determined topics giving participants the required tools to prepare their work plan. Find further details and registration form here.

Celebrating India @75 – India: A Global Actor in the Geopolitical Arena

On Tuesday 11 May, join the Embassy of India, the Brussels Diplomatic Academy, the Policy Center for the New South and our guests to hear from H.E. Mr. Santosh Jha, Ambassador of India to Belgium, Luxembourg and the EU in this wide-ranging Webinar on the topic “India: A Global Actor in the Geopolitical Arena.” This …

Webinar with Bashir Siman OBE

Breakeven Oil Prices, Fiscal Deficits and Shifts in Foreign Policy – Crisis induced change in oil producing countries Moderated Webinar 2-4pm CET Thursday the 15th of April Speaker: Bashir Bernard Siman OBE Breakeven Fiscal Oil Prices (BFOP) are the minimum price required to balance the budgets of oil producing countries. The twin shocks of sustained …

Save the Date 15th of April

Breakeven Oil Prices, Fiscal Deficits and Shifts in Foreign Policy Moderated Webinar and Q&A 15th of April 2-4pm Join Bashir Siman OBE and the Brussels Diplomatic Academy and  to explore the shifts in foreign policy arising from the fiscal deficits of BFOP oil producing countries caused by the drop in oil prices and the fall …

New Webinar Series: first event on the 11th of March

The Brussels Diplomatic Academy is starting a new Webinar series from March – July 2021, to explore and debate issues across the rich diversity of the Academy’s geographic & thematic areas of expertise. Join the first webinar in the series entitled Cultural Diplomacy in Turbulent Times, on the 11th of March at 2-3pm CET. The …

Follow courses in diplomacy this February and March

In February and March the BDA offers courses in Diplomatic Law, Diplomatic Protocol and Etiquette as well as Country, Region and City Branding. Classes are all in the evenings or on Saturday mornings and are ideally suited. Successful completion of each course results in the awarding of a postgraduate certificate for that subject. It is …

17 Dec: Cybersecurity and Russian Interference webinars

  2020 has demonstrated the need for secure online services, whether financial or democratic. Whilst cybercrime targets FinTech across the world, traditional forms of repression are used against voters and protesters in Belarus, just as digital platforms are used to promote regime change. The first of these webinars, Cybersecurity: A Secure way to FinTech, will …

Last chance to apply for this semester!

time to consider applying for a bda  postgraduate programme Do you have an interest in economic diplomacy or international business, or even both? The Brussels Diplomatic Academy postgraduate programmes provide education and training in all of them. Our specialised curricula have been developed by those who have worked in these fields and who understand the …

BDA Latin America and Caribbean webinar online

The third in the BDA’s webinar series on the effects of Covid-19 on diplomacy is now available online. Gui Athia, BDA Coordinator Latin America and Managing Director at Atlantico spoke on the topic of Latin America and the Caribbean – Post COVID-19: risks and opportunities. The session was moderated by Len Ishmael.