Events & News

GPDNet Is Growing Nov 08, 2017

As the Term President of Global Public Diplomacy Network (GPDNet), Yunus Emre Institute hosted GPDNet’s 4th General Board Meeting in Istanbul between 19-22 October 2017. Seven active GPDNet members – Balassi Institute, Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation, Korea Foundation, National Commission for Culture and The Art, National Institute for Cultural Orientation...

Cultural Interaction at GPDNet’s 4th General Board Meeting Oct 19-22, 2017

GPDNet’s 4th General Board meeting which was held in Istanbul between 19-22 October 2017 hosted social and cultural programs to spice up the Board’s agenda already busy with many brainstorming sessions as well as to enhance cultural interaction between member and candidate institutions. First, during one of the breaks, our guests Prof. Kai-Hsien Chen from the...

Cultural Diplomacy will Bring Peace to the World

Fourth General Board Meeting of the Global Public Diplomacy Network (GPDNet) under the term presidency of Yunus Emre Institute, started in Istanbul. Prof. Dr. Şeref Ateş Chairman of Yunus Emre Institute who spoke at the opening of the program on the historical peninsula that has been the meeting point of cultural diversities for hundreds of years said: “In this era...

Resolutions of the 4th Board Meeting of the Global Public Diplomacy Network     Oct 31, 2017

Resolutions of the 4th Board Meeting of the Global Public Diplomacy Network Oct 31, 2017

The fourth General Assembly (hereby “the Assembly”) of the Global Public Diplomacy Network (GPDNet) was held in Istanbul, Turkey under the auspices of the Yunus Emre Institute between 20 and 21 October, 2017. The Assembly was chaired by Prof. Dr. Şeref ATEŞ, President of the Yunus Emre Institute. The resolutions taken in the Assembly are as follows: 1-   ...

GPDNet Project Proposal and Participation Guideline_KF Apr 01, 2016

GPDNet Project Proposal and Participation Guideline_KF Apr 01, 2016

Photographs and the Sustainable Development Goals – Project Proposal & Participation Guideline – April 2016 Proposed by the Korea Foundation  Project Proposal and Participation Guideline​As agreed upon in the 2nd Meeting of the Assembly in 2015, the Global Public Diplomacy Network (GPDNet) will organize a pilot joint program for photographers to...

Call for Candidates for President of the Global Public Diplomacy Network      Mar 21, 2016

Call for Candidates for President of the Global Public Diplomacy Network Mar 21, 2016

Call for Candidates for President of the Global Public Diplomacy NetworkThe Global Public Diplomacy Network (GPDNet) is seeking candidates for the President. EligibilityAny member of the Board of Directors is eligible for candidacy. ResponsibilitiesThe President leads and represents the GPDNet and promotes public diplomacy internationally to key organizations. The...

The 3rd Meeting of the GPDNet Assembly   June 23-26, 2016

The 3rd Meeting of the GPDNet Assembly June 23-26, 2016

The 3rd Meeting of the GPDNet Assembly will be held in Krakow, Poland on June 23-26, 2016.  The Adam Mickiewicz Institute of Poland will host the event and the Members will gather to share the knowledge on public diplomacy activities. The Assembly will have the following agendas  1. Signing of the Charter approved at the 2nd Meeting of the Assembly  2...

GPDNet Members Met In Mozambique Apr 03, 2018

GPDNet Members Met In Mozambique Apr 03, 2018

The Role of Tourism in a Country: A Public Diplomacy Perspective Conference was held in Mozambique’s capital Maputo on 26 March 2018. The Conference was organised by the Mozambican NGO ‘CADE’ as a member of the Global Diplomacy Network (GPDNet) the term presidency of which is currently undertaken by our Institution. The Conference started with the opening speeches...