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In adopting the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, world leaders resolved to free humanity from poverty, secure a healthy planet for future generations, and build peaceful, inclusive societies as a foundation for ensuring lives of dignity for all. This collective journey has at its heart a promise to leave no one behind. The 2030 Agenda […]
The Diplomatic Focus Magazine and the Diplomatic Council have entered into a strategic cooperation for Pakistan. The Diplomatic Council is a global think tank and business network in consultative status with the United Nations. Members include Prime Ministers, Ambassadors, Presidents, CEO’s of international corporations and global key influencers.
Diplomatic Council Benelux has the pleasure to announce their “DC Planet in Transition” Symposium which will be organized on Friday 1st September 2017 at the Wereldmuseum during the start of the 40th Anniversary of World Port Days in Rotterdam. The UN Sustainability Goals are giving the framework for the new ‘normal’ whereas the DC Benelux team is providing a platform for frontrunners into concrete local, regional and (inter-)national actions thereby aiming at horizontal multi-stakeholder co-creation. The key note speakers at the symposium will address their views and share their concrete actions in the fields of social transition, energy transition and raw material transition.
GS Global Investments, corporate member of the Diplomatic Council, has launched a program promoting infrastructure projects. DC corporate members proposing potential financing projects and/or connections to high level governmental officials should address the General Secretariat of the Diplomatic Council. The same applies to other investors seeking to identify specific projects. Last year, the project volume “routed” by the Diplomatic Council amounted to more than 1 billion euros. Key areas were real estate and infrastructure projects as well as company holdings.
Companies are given the possibility to invite the UN accredited think tank Diplomatic Council (DC) to their premises, in order to debate on issues that are crucial for them as well as their clients. (“DC on-site”).
Diplomatic Council advises the UN
The Diplomatic Council (DC) unites a think tank, a business network and a charity foundation in one single organization. DC members believe that a prosperous economy significantly contributes to (social) peace. In order to fulfill this mission, the United Nations (UN) have admitted the Diplomatic Council to its Advisory Board. (UN consultative status).
The Ambassador of the Kingdom of Thailand in Berlin, His Excellency Dr. Dhiravat Bhumichitr, joined the Diplomatic Council as new member. The solemn inauguration took place within the framework of the Salon Diplomatique et Economique in the presence of more than 80 invited guests. The Ambassador of Thailand proudly received the admission certificate and the DC Status Card Gold on Ribbon, so as to wear it on his lapel and thereby showing his affiliation with the Diplomatic Council at the highest rank.
The international magazine Diplomatic Focus, particularly popular in Asia, the Middle East and Africa, as well as Great Britain, has joined the partner network of the Diplomatic Council.
Last year, the renowned magazine published a five-page Cover Story on the Diplomatic Council, featuring a detailed Interview with DC Business Ambassador und DC Commissioner for UN Affairs Jamal A. Qaiser. In this context, Jamal Qaiser a perspicacious insight into the actual global situation and called for urgent action. In the meantime, he presented the DC Peace Paper at the UN General Assembly in New York intended to serve as a procedural guideline, constituting, inter alia, a solid foundation for the activities of the Diplomatic Council in terms of security issues.
Once per year the Diplomatic Council Global Media Innovator recognizes the company that has the greatest influence on the advancement of the digital world society. The winner is carefully selected by a top-class Board made up of international and independent media and IT experts. Now the 2018 board members have been named.