Training Program for South Sudanese Diplomats


25 February- 3 March 2019 Ankara, Istanbul

The Academy organized a training program for 10 diplomats from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of South Sudan on 25 February – 3 March 2019, in Ankara and Istanbul.

In the official part of the program, Ministry officials from related departments, retired ambassadors and academics from various universities gave seminars encompassing bilateral relations between Turkey and South Sudan, protocol rules, negotiation skills, conflict resolution and mediation. The delegation also visited Atatürk’s Mausoleum, Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TİKA) and Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency (AFAD) in Ankara.

During cultural part of the program in Istanbul, the delegation visited Süleymaniye Mosque, Chora Museum, Hagia Sophia Museum, Dolmabahçe Palace, Grand Bazaar and Spice Bazaar and took a Bosporus cruise tour.