Students of BA Honours International Politics, MA International Relations and MA Global Governance and Sustainable Development visit Emirates Diplomatic Academy (EDA) in Abu Dhabi. EDA delivers high impact training for future diplomats and disseminates research that furthers the understanding of international relations.
Besides attending a lecture on the forces of globalisation by Dr Sara Chehab, Assistant Professor of Political Science at EDA, students also attended a guest talk titled “Preparing for 21st Century Diplomacy” by Ambassador Joachim Bergström, Ambassador of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) and Special Envoy to combat Islamophobia and anti-Semitism.
"Visiting EDA was an amazing opportunity. It really gave me guidance and motivation to know where I would like to head in life and the exposure to the future diplomats was amazing," shared BA International Politics student Sherwet Abdelgawad Mohamed.
Lecturer of International Politics at Middlesex University Dubai, Nicole Malick organised the field trip along with Dr Belisa Marochi, Senior Lecturer of International Relations.
For more information on the programmes of Politics International Relations and Global Governance and Sustainable Development, please visit http://www.mdx.ac.ae/courses/school-of-law/politics-and-international-relations