Transformational Diplomacy

Secretary Rice spoke to students at Georgetown University about the future of the diplomatic corps and U.S. foreign policy. In her… read more

Secretary Rice spoke to students at Georgetown University about the future of the diplomatic corps and U.S. foreign policy. In her remarks she outlined some key aspects of the “transformational diplomacy” the State Department would undertake, saying that many Foreign Service positions in Europe and Washington would shift to difficult areas in the Middle East, Asia, and emerging areas of increased threat to U.S. national security. She also outlined new policies for advancement to key positions in the diplomatic corps that would include assignment in dangerous posts, expertise in two regions, and fluency in particular languages. Following her remarks she answered questions from the audience. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Transformational Diplomacy

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Program ID:
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Category:
Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 18, 2006
Last Aired:
Jan 22, 2006

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  • Jan 18, 2006 | 11:03am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 18, 2006 | 8:11pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 18, 2006 | 11:42pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 19, 2006 | 3:31am EST | C-SPAN 1
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  • Jan 22, 2006 | 10:38am EST | C-SPAN 1
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