Symposium on Cultural Diplomacy in Afghanistan & Central Asia

"Democracy, Development, and Diplomacy in Afghanistan & Central Asia"

(Berlin; June 21st - 23rd, 2013)

Symposium Speakers

  • Abed Nadjib
    Chargé d’ Affaires, Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan
  • President Emil Constantinescu
    President, ICD Academy for Cultural Diplomacy; Former President of Romania
  • Amb. Karl-Erik Norrman
    Professor, ICD Center for Cultural Diplomacy Studies; Secretary General, European Cultural Parliament; Former Swedish Ambassador
  • Marc Frings
    Head of Section South and Central Asia, Konrad Adenauer Stiftung
  • Mark C. Donfried
    Director & Founder, Institute for Cultural Diplomacy
  • Mazar Javid
    Charge d' Affaires, Pakistan Embassy
  • Mohammad Qais Ayobzai
    Director, Legislative Strengthening, for the organization: Counterpart International, Afghanistan
  • Sarmad Hussain
    Cultural Department, German Parliament
  • The Hon. Yasar Yakis
    President, ICD Young Leaders Forum; Former Foreign Minister of Turkey