Past event

Invitation Only

Research Event

Diplomacy in an 'Untethered World': Preparing Diplomats for the Unknown

Chatham House, London

US and the Americas Programme

Participants

Ambassador Nancy McEldowney, Director, Foreign Service Institute, US State Department
Chair: Xenia Wickett, Project Director, US; Dean, Queen Elizabeth II Academy, Chatham House

Overview

Ambassador McEldowney will argue that in an increasingly chaotic world, effective diplomats are more crucial to a country’s success than ever before. Drawing on her experience with the US State Department, she will discuss how diplomats can chart a way forward in the midst of complex new challenges and government austerity.

Attendance at this event is by invitation only.