Others teach theory,we share practice

At the Centre for Political and Diplomatic Studies (CPDS), we provide bespoke training, drawing on a global network of expert leaders with decades of hands-on experience of what it’s like to handle a situation in which every move has mattered.

von der Leyen’s State of the Union 2021 – why and to whom?

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Our method involves experienced mentors guiding you through tailored simulations using current affairs, sharing what they did in similar situations and providing you with personal constructive feedback.

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We train diplomats, civil servants, corporate executives and politicians from organisations and companies around the world.