Digital Week at the FCO – Digital Diplomacy


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Useful round-up of a growing trend within progressive government organisations – a focus or awareness week/fortnight, to help colleagues get more familiar with digital tools and techniques, and the support available to them:

Last week, the FCO held its first ever Digital Week: a concentrated effort to show our staff how digital tools and technologies can transform our policy-making, service delivery and communications. We organised a busy programme of talks, masterclasses, digital clinics and competitions, delivered both in our London HQ and around our global network. So what did we learn from the week, and what do we need to do now?

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