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Independant Diplomat…

Some musings over at The New Diplomatic History Blog on Carne Ross’ Independent Diplomat organization: http://toynbeeprize.org/725/   Advertisements

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What do they think of us?

Storytime again: Someday a Finn, a French, and a German saw an elephant while walking in the African savannah. The French went on to think about the amount of meat he could get out of the beast, and how delicious … Continue reading

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“Semi-official diplomacy” cases: Martti Ahtisaari’s Crisis Management Initiative

The first thing one notices when opening the Helsinki-based Crisis Management Initiative‘s website is the big DONATE button. Money, of course, is of the essence for an organization such as this. It was reminded to the Finnish-speaking readership through a … Continue reading

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Post on the New Diplomatic Network…

… about “private diplomats” and a conference in Jyväskylä on the “cultural Cold War”: http://toynbeeprize.org/tinker-tailor-soldier-spy/ Check it.

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