Insights from the French Consul General: Reflections on Diplomacy and International Relations

April 17, 2023

The Consul General of France paid a visit to the University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) today and addressed the students enrolled in the Politics & International Relations programme and Diplomacy and International Law. Mr. Falah Mustafa, Senior Foreign Policy Advisor to the KRI President, who led the module, introduced the guest speaker, who shed light on the career path of diplomacy and the various roles played by diplomats.

He emphasized the significance of diplomacy, how diplomats respond to different situations, and how they engage with others. The Consul General also discussed France’s role in Iraq and the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, which was insightful and inspiring for the students.

lectures delivered by experienced professionals like the Consul General of France can provide valuable insights to students and prepare them for their future careers. By highlighting the nature of diplomacy and the behavior of diplomats, the lecture can help students develop a better understanding of the field and equip them with the necessary skills to succeed in their future roles.

Additionally, the Consul General’s discussion on France’s role in Iraq and the KRI can give students a glimpse into the real-world challenges and opportunities that they may encounter in their future diplomatic endeavors. Overall, such lectures can be instrumental in shaping the perspectives of students and enhancing their abilities to navigate the complex and ever-changing world of diplomacy.