Access the detailed description of the Academy views on the State Department reorganization and the reasons why the Academy opposes the proposed budget cuts:
Principles for Reorganizing the Department of State – April 18, 2017 – The Academy opposes the proposed budget cuts – March 21, 2017 .
“Support for American Jobs: Requirements for Next-Generation Commercial Diplomacy Programs” is a new report based on business views of U.S. commercial diplomacy programs, prepared by the American Academy of Diplomacy under the direction of the Una Chapman Cox Foundation.
A strong State Department, based on a strong Foreign Service and a strong Civil Service, is a critical component of America’s security. But America’s diplomacy—the front line of our defenses—is in trouble. This report aims to stimulate the changes necessary to best prepare American diplomacy.