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ANNOUNCEMENT: First fully in-person EDDE event after March 2020 to take place in Montenegro

2021-06-18T16:03:20+00:00

We have the pleasure to announce that the first fully in-person training after March 2020 will take place in the coastal town of Bar (Montenegro) between 21 and 25 June 2021. The COVID-19 pandemic also pushed our project into the grip of virtual activities that had a much lower impact in comparison to in-person activities. The training in Montenegro will be a perfect opportunity to gather government communicators, especially young individuals that did not have the opportunity to expand their knowledge yet. Throughout the training, which will be focused on practicality, we will cover general topics about digital diplomacy such as [...]

ANNOUNCEMENT: First fully in-person EDDE event after March 2020 to take place in Montenegro2021-06-18T16:03:20+00:00

Hybrid EDDE training for Diplomatic Academy of Slovenian Ministry of Foreign Affairs was a success

2021-04-01T18:23:17+00:00

  Each EDDE event is something special and this one was not an exception, particularly because it was done in a hybrid version - virtually and on the spot at Jable castle – together with the Diplomatic Academy of Slovenian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Despite having a positive nervousness before the start everything went well and the whole training turned out to be a success. In two days, 50 Slovenian diplomats, ambassadors, and embassy officials had a chance to listen and to participate in a variety of lectures about Digital Diplomacy. The training was launched by the introductory remarks by Ingrid [...]

Hybrid EDDE training for Diplomatic Academy of Slovenian Ministry of Foreign Affairs was a success2021-04-01T18:23:17+00:00

ANNOUNCEMENT: European Digital Diplomacy Exchange is joining forces with Diplomatic Academy of Slovenian Ministry of Foreign Affairs

2021-04-01T13:04:56+00:00

We are back in action. This time we will organize training for the Diplomatic Academy of the Slovenian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation in Slovenia and abroad, we were forced to move the training to virtual space - the ZOOM platform. The training will take place on Tuesday, March 30, and Wednesday, March 31, 2021. The fully packed two-day training will cover a variety of topics such as the digital media information landscape, visual essentials, messaging campaigns, crisis communication, countering disinformation and propaganda, influencer marketing, lessons learned from the last decade, etc. The Training will be [...]

ANNOUNCEMENT: European Digital Diplomacy Exchange is joining forces with Diplomatic Academy of Slovenian Ministry of Foreign Affairs2021-04-01T13:04:56+00:00

Curtains of the EDDE Eastern European Roadshow close

2021-01-04T12:57:20+00:00

We successfully concluded two Digital Diplomacy trainings in Ukraine and Georgia. The first training was organized for Ukraine and took place between 14 and 15 December, while the second training was organized for Georgia and took place between 16 and 17 December. In total 120 government communicators from different ministries and institutions participated in the training, which was organized virtually on ZOOM platform due to the COVID-19 pandemic. In a limited time, we managed to create an agenda with interesting speakers that covered a variety of topics related to Digital Diplomacy – communication theory, the evolution of the digital media [...]

Curtains of the EDDE Eastern European Roadshow close2021-01-04T12:57:20+00:00

EDDE Eastern Europe Roadshow in Ukraine ends. Next stop: Georgia

2021-01-04T12:55:57+00:00

 First stop of the EDDE Eastern Europe Virtual Roadshow – in Ukraine – has come to an end. Fully packed two-day training took place on 14 and 15 of December over ZOOM platform. Almost 100 government communicators gathered to listen to the lectures ranging from communication theory, the evolution of the digital media information landscape, digital rhetoric, developing effective messaging campaigns, countering disinformation and propaganda to the usage of social media and essentials on visual communication.The second – and the last – virtual tour stop will take place on 16 and 17 December in Georgia for Georgian government communicatorsThe Training was [...]

EDDE Eastern Europe Roadshow in Ukraine ends. Next stop: Georgia2021-01-04T12:55:57+00:00

EDDE Eastern Europe Roadshow, Part Two, on a virtual tour

2021-01-04T12:46:26+00:00

Due to covid-19 pandemic, the second part of European Digital Diplomacy Exchange (EDDE) Eastern Europe Roadshow, taking place in Ukraine and Georgia is touring virtually. It is starting off with a training for Ukrainian government communicators on 14 and 15 December following with the training for Georgian government communicators on 16 and 17 December 2020. Both trainings are organized by The Centre for European Perspective, together with the U.S. Department of State.ICT revolution has undoubtedly transformed the way people across the world communicate and exchange information. The effectiveness of digital diplomacy in each country is very much dependent on how diplomats [...]

EDDE Eastern Europe Roadshow, Part Two, on a virtual tour2021-01-04T12:46:26+00:00

European Digital Diplomacy Exchange is DIGITAL like never before

2021-01-04T11:11:09+00:00

  The Centre for European Perspective, together with the U.S. Department of State and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Slovenia is organizing a Steering Board meeting and Symposium on Government Communication during COVID-19. The event is being hosted via Zoom and will take place this week, from Monday, 28. September, and will finish on Friday, 2. October 2020. In the introduction participants were addressed by Matt Jacobs from the U.S. Department of State and Project Coordinator Ingrid Omahna from the Centre for European Perspective. The day commenced after the introductory remarks, with a lecture by Tom Fletcher, Former British Ambassador and Downing Street Foreign Policy Advisor and author of the book “The Naked [...]

European Digital Diplomacy Exchange is DIGITAL like never before2021-01-04T11:11:09+00:00

ANNOUNCEMENT: European Digital Diplomacy Exchange Steering Board and Symposium on Government Communication during COVID-19 Pandemic

2021-03-29T11:36:25+00:00

  The Centre for European Perspective, together with the U.S. Department of State and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Slovenia is organizing a Steering Board meeting and Symposium on Government Communication during COVID-19. The Steering Board Meeting & Symposium, hosted via Zoom, will start on Monday, 28. September, and will finish on Friday, 2. October 2020. The COVID-19 pandemic pushed the world in the grip of a crisis that stands unprecedented in living memory. Challenged with uncertainty about the development of the virus and its impact on society, governments and other institutions are under enormous pressure to communicate and [...]

ANNOUNCEMENT: European Digital Diplomacy Exchange Steering Board and Symposium on Government Communication during COVID-19 Pandemic2021-03-29T11:36:25+00:00

EDDE: How to Turn Your Smartphone into a Movie Production Studio

2021-01-04T11:38:48+00:00

  Nowadays, everyone has a powerful video camera in a pocket: a smartphone. With a little practice, tools, tips, government communicators have all they need at their fingertips. The Centre for European Perspective (CEP) in cooperation with the United States Department of State, therefore conducted a training on Smartphone Videography between 10 and 12 December 2019 in Bled, Slovenia. The training attracted more than 30 government communicators coming from different ministries of Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Kosovo, Romania, Serbia, Georgia, Ukraine and Slovenia. Since video is undoubtedly one of the most engaging and effective tools to communicate [...]

EDDE: How to Turn Your Smartphone into a Movie Production Studio2021-01-04T11:38:48+00:00

Second EDDE Steering Board Meeting successfully organised in Washington D.C.

2021-01-04T11:42:48+00:00

The second meeting of the European Digital Diplomacy Exchange (EDDE) project Steering Board took place in Washington D.C. from 30th September to 4th October 2019 in order to review the project efforts within the current year,  address future challenges with an outlook to the sustainability of the project and to build beneficial partnerships with institutions, who are experts in the field of digital diplomacy and countering disinformation.The first day of the meeting was an opportunity for the Steering Board to review the efforts within the EDDE project that were implemented in the current year, discuss trends and opportunities within the profession and most [...]

Second EDDE Steering Board Meeting successfully organised in Washington D.C.2021-01-04T11:42:48+00:00
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