Academy for Cultural Diplomacy

Thematic Programs

Thematic Programs

Academy Thematic Programs were developed in order to focus on diverse political, cultural, and economic issues, concentrating on specific geographical regions or areas as well as on specific academic fields. Each thematic program includes a variety of activities based on that theme, ranging from international conferences and events, seminars, research and cultural activities.

The Academy runs the following Thematic Programs:

  • Cultural Diplomacy & the Global Economy »
    (www.economicbridges.com)
    The Academy for Cultural Diplomacy has established the program "Cultural Diplomacy & the Global Economy" to promote stronger economic relations between nation states, and to examine the complex relationship between culture, economics, and politics at the global level.
  • Cultural Bridges in Germany »
    (www.kulturbruecken.de)
    The Academy for Cultural Diplomacy created the program "Cultural Bridges in Germany" to strengthen relations between Germany's cultural communities, exploring the benefits of a multi-cultural society, and analyzing Germany's increasing role as a regional and global power. The program examines the domestic and international state of Germany with regards to the issues of German culture, society, politics, and economics.
  • The Transatlantic Relationship »
    (www.the-transatlantic-relationship.org)
    The program on the Transatlantic Relationship was established in order to strengthen the political, economic, and cultural ties across the Atlantic and to highlight the importance of this relationship to the international community. The Transatlantic Relationship program aims to generate stronger understanding between the US and Europe for the amelioration of cultural, scientific, and academic exchange.
  • Cultural Diplomacy in Africa »
    (www.experience-africa.org)
    The Institute for Cultural Diplomacy has developed the program "Cultural Diplomacy in Africa" to promote social and economic development within Africa, and to strengthen relations between cultural groups and nation states on the continent. At the global level, the program works to promote stronger political, economic, and cultural links between Africa and other regions.
  • Cultural Diplomacy in Europe »
    (www.icd-europe.org)
    "The Cultural Diplomacy in Europe Program" was established in order to strengthen relations between cultural groups and countries within Europe, to improve relations between Europe and other regions, and to support Europe in playing a more influential, constructive role in addressing global challenges.
  • Cultural Diplomacy in East Asia »
    (www.icd-east-asia.org)
    Cultural Diplomacy in East Asia (CDEA) is a program established by the Academy for Cultural Diplomacy aimed at exploring and analyzing the East Asian region and its growing prominence in an increasingly globalized world. The program was developed in order to strengthen relations between cultural groups and countries within East Asia, to improve relations between East Asian and other geographical regions, and to support East Asia in playing a more influential and constructive role in addressing global challenges.
  • Central-Southern Asia & The Caucasus »
    (www.central-asia-program.org)
    The ICD Program on Central-Southern Asia & The Caucasus has been developed by the Academy for Cultural Diplomacy in order to raise awareness of the challenges and opportunities facing central Asia and the Caucasus Region today, and to contribute to the global policy debate on the best strategies for ensuring sustainable development and stability in the region.
  • Art, Music & Sports as Cultural Diplomacy »
    The Academy for Cultural Diplomacy created the program " Art, Music & Sports as Cultural Diplomacy” in order to explore and analyze the powerful instruments of art, music and sports to serve as vehicles of cultural diplomacy.