Global Executive and Diplomatic Education

The world is not getting simpler.

Our executive and global diplomatic education programs help you succeed in it.

As economic and political climates become increasingly complex, government organizations are challenged to thoroughly understand the international environment in which they operate. Knowledgeable leadership is necessary to work more efficiently, effectively, and to navigate complex political, economic, social and legal environments. Fletcher Diplomatic Education programs are designed to help governments form a successful foreign policy.

Only The Fletcher School provides tailored programs grounded in proven global expertise to address the key issues facing your organization—or those you’ve yet to face. Our multidisciplinary perspective uniquely examines the shifting geopolitical landscape and how it affects decision-making on a global scale. Fletcher offers accomplished faculty, world-renowned research centers and distinguished alumni to provide customizable programs tailored to meet your objectives.

Each program facilitates a dynamic conversation between your participants and our faculty of leading scholars. In a collaborative setting, your participants will augment their understanding of the challenges endemic to the complex environments in which they work and will develop the functional tools that are at the heart of sound decision-making processes.

The Fletcher School offers customized executive & diplomatic education in the fields of international politics, geopolitics, international business and security. Working with Fletcher’s distinguished faculty and alumni, its various research programs and centers, including the International Security Studies ProgramCenter for Environment and Resource Policy and Cultural Change Institute, the Office of Executive & Global Diplomatic Education develops customized programs for senior managers, corporate boards, country and regional managers, corporate risk officers, and government agencies at the state, national, and international levels.

Programs include

  • Diplomatic Training
  • Sustainable Development Diplomacy
  • Cultural Change
  • Issues in Country and Regional Management
  • Middle East, East Asia and Russia Training Programs
  • Energy and Environment
  • Climate Change and Sustainable Development
  • International Security
  • Global Dialogue on Geopolitics, Economics, and Security

In addition, we offer the Global Master of Arts Program (GMAP), a one-year hybrid residency program for mid-career professionals.

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