Training Program for Consul Generals to be Posted for the First Time and Their Spouses


26 October - 10 November 2021

Diplomacy Academy organized an orientation program from October 26 and November 10, 2021 for our Consul Generals and their spouses, who were appointed abroad as the mission chief for the first time.

Minister of Foreign Affairs H.E. Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu addressed the Consul Generals to be posted for the first time on October 27, 2021.

Within the framework of the program, seminars were given by the relevant departments and institutions in the fields of personnel issues, coordination with other institution representatives, professional ethical behavior principles and the Inspection System of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, relations with the media, public diplomacy and use of social media, administration and maintenance of the chancellery and residence, administrative and financial issues, our citizens living abroad, immigration, asylum and visa issues, team leadership, effective communication, motivation and stress management, diction and rhetoric, protocol issues, security and intelligence, economic activities abroad, information security and informatics applications and the organization of mission archives. At the end of the program, theoretical and practical weapon shooting and first aid training was carried out by the Police Academy. In addition, presentations were made by the Turkish Maarif Foundation, Yunus Emre Institute and Presidency for Turks Abroad and Related Communities (YTB).