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Our mission is to: We provide trainings for both Bulgarian and foreign diplomats and government officials, as well as experts from the NGO and private sector.
Among our major training programmes are the courses for the MFA trainee attaches and consular staff, foreign language training, courses for diplomats, representatives of the public administration and of the NGO and private sector in the field of regional issues and security, energy diplomacy, economic diplomacy, environment, public diplomacy, diplomatic protocol, as well as tailor-made trainings for foreign diplomats and our traditional Winter School of Diplomacy.In order to mark the ten-year anniversary in 2013 of the establishment the Diplomatic Institute, in our new series "10 interviews" we will introduce you to 10 notable professionals, trained by the Institute. Vurbanov, you have taken part in the first Basic Course in Diplomacy of the Diplomatic Institute in 2004, as well as in language courses organized by the Institute and you are currently a II rank diplomatic official at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.In the form of interviews, they will present their view of the Institute and share valuable experience from their career development. What role has your training in the Institute played for your professional development?In 2013, in order to commemorate the special occasion of its ten-year anniversary and the European Year of the Citizens, the Diplomatic Institutes is visiting universities in Sofia and the country.Visits conducted in 2013 so far include: Visit to the University of Veliko Turnovo "St. Methodius" and a discussion with students studying Political Science, International Relations, History, Public Relations and others Visit to the South-West University "Neofit Rilski" and a discussion on the topic "The Diplomatic Profession Today" with students in European Studies, International Relations, Law, Public Administration and others Visit to the University of Plovdiv "Paisii Hilendarski" and a discussion on the topic "The Diplomatic Profession Today" with students from the Faculty of Law and the Faculty of Philosophy and History 11- Participation in the "Golden Apple of Succes" forum at Sofia University "St.Therefore, the training was of key importance for my further professional development and I am grateful to the Institute for giving me that opportunity.
Before the establishment of the Institute every applicant had to prepare individually in order to acquire the rank of "attache".
and current topics and practical issues in the field of international relations are discussed, within the context of the experience and practice of the Institute.
The Diplomatic institute also provides to the participants in the meetings copies of its publications journals, books, collections, handbooks, etc.
To assist its activities and programmes, the DI manages a library of over 65 000 titles in over 20 languages, in the field of international relations, European Studies, security, international organizations, diplomacy, law, history, sociology, political sciences, economy, etc.
of the Diplomatic Institute is an important part of the accomplishment of its mission, within its public policy.
The Diplomatic institute "opens its doors" by organizing regular meetings where the team of the Institute invites to its premises or visits various universities and organizations.