The BIDTI had the privilege of associating with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to organize the training programme on ‘Effective Leadership and Negotiation in Multilateral Diplomacy’ in collaboration with the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR). The four day programme was held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs from the 27th to the 30th November 2019.
The four day programme was attended by the mid and junior level officers of the Sri Lanka Foreign Service, along with representatives invited from line Ministries. The especially designed programme consisting of two components, was aimed at strengthening skills and knowledge in negotiation and effective leadership. Negotiation Skills Expert and Director of the Multilateral Diplomacy Division Rabih El Haddad, and Senior Consultant and Leadership Skills Expert Jerome l’Host, assigned by UNITAR conducted the sessions.