The Opening ceremony of the Certificate Course in Enhanced Diplomatic Skills (5//2019), conducted by the Strategic Studies and Training Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, was held at Wunzinminyarzar Hall of the Ministry at 10:00 a.m. yesterday, with a opening address delivered by U Kyaw Tin, Union Minister for International Cooperation.
Present on the occasion were retired Myanmar Ambassadors, Directors-General and responsible officials of the departments under the Ministry, senior diplomats, professors, faculty members of Universities and experts from other Ministries and instructors as well as trainees.
Ministry of Foreign Affairs is carrying out its duties in enhancing knowledge and skill in diplomacy of private and public sectors by conducting the basic diplomatic trainings.
The Certificate Course in Enhanced Diplomatic Skills-EDS is conducted and targeted for Basic Diplomatic Skills – EDS certificate holders. The 8-week long course covered the subject related to diplomacy, negotiation skills, international relations, contemporary international affairs, economics and policies.
This course is designed to provide up-to-date and emerging issues which will be lectured by instructors, professors and senior diplomats. Fifty participants attend the Certificate Course in Enhanced Diplomatic Skills.