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New training in 'Blue Diplomacy'

International Skills • April 25, 2016

Today Clingendael welcomes a group of diplomats from the Small Island Developing States (SIDS). It is the first time that Clingendael Academy hosts this diverse group from the SIDS, in total covering 25 different countries.

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Strengthening the mediation capacity in West Africa

International Skills • April 18, 2016

Clingendael continues its cooperation with the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and is welcoming a new delegation this week. Nineteen participants take part in a week-long training on negotiation and mediation as an instrument for conflict resolution.

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Negotiation and decision-making in the UN

International Negotiation • April 12, 2016

How can you improve your skills as an effective negotiator in the UN? What is your personal style in negotiating and how can you apply this technique in order to prevent deadlocks? What is the process of decision making and to what extent are resolutions by the General Assembly and the Security Council binding for national governments?

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Training and Courses at Clingendael Academy

Clingendael Academy is one of the largest international diplomatic training centers around the world. Every year, around 2,500 international professionals participate from over 60 countries in courses at the Clingendael Institute. Read more.

Negotiation Training as a Conflict Resolution Instrument

1 January - 31 December, 2016

The Clingendael Institute sees the need for negotiation training support as part of the larger international conflict resolution toolkit and has therefore, with the support of the Netherlands MFA, taken the initiative to provide negotiation training for representatives of groups in conflict and mediators.

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Course International Politics

14 March - 2 May, 2016

The Course on International Politics offers you a wonderful opportunity to become acquainted with international relations in a brief time frame.

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Oriëntatie op de Europese Unie

18 - 19 April & 2 - 3 May, 2016
13 - 14 June & 27 - 28 June, 2016

Een intensieve vierdaagse training voor rijksambtenaren die in hun werk te maken (gaan) krijgen met de EU en hun kennis over het maken van beleid in de Europese context willen aanscherpen.

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Seminar International Negotiations

24 - 27 May, 2016

This highly interactive skills training will allow you to develop your personal negotiation style and tactics, and to achieve better results.

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Training Course on International Security

9 - 28 June, 2016

It seems evident that the current world order is becoming more and more insecure. Do you better want to grasp how recent developments fit into the broader international security context? Participate in the Training Course on International Security.

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Belangenbehartiging en lobbyen in de Europese Unie

23 - 24 June, 2016

De training Effectieve Belangenbehartiging in de EU is bestemd voor (beleids)medewerkers bij de Rijksoverheid, decentrale overheden, en voor Public Affairs medewerkers bij bedrijven of andere organisaties die direct te maken hebben met Europese wetgevingstrajecten.

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'Columbus 2016': Policing in a changing world

1 September, 2016

The international orientation course ‘Columbus’ for the Dutch Police, which is organised yearly, deals with global issues and helps participants to discover the international security context.

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71e Leergang Buitenlandse Betrekkingen (LBB)

14 September - 2 December, 2016

Wil jij in 12 weken klaargestoomd worden voor een internationale carrière? Of wil je bestaande internationale kennis en vaardigheden verdiepen? De Leergang Buitenlandse Betrekkingen is dé opleiding voor mensen met internationale ambities.

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Onderhandelen in de Europese Unie

26 - 28 October, 2016

Europees onderhandelen is een specialisme waar zeer veel ambtenaren in hun carrière mee te maken krijgen. Onderhandelen in de EU verschilt van zakelijk onderhandelen, maar ook van andere multilaterale onderhandelingen.

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Advanced Course European Institutions

4 November, 2016

Deze cursus gaat in op het constant veranderende Europese speelveld. Wat zijn de grootste veranderingen? Wie heeft anno 2016 eigenlijk het meest te zeggen in Brussel?

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Course on Intercultural Communication

1 - 2 December, 2016

Participants will learn to equip themselves better against the challenges arising from communication between two or more actors who have a different set of norms or frames of reference, whether a business partner from across the globe or a colleague from another department.

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International Mediation and Consensus-Building

7 - 9 December, 2016

With its multitude of actors and the complexity of international decision-making, mediation and consensus-building skills are more useful than ever. Mediation abilities might make the difference between success and failure during peace-building missions. Likewise, building consensus among coalition partners might be the key to success in an EU negotiation.

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