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The Foreign Service Journal
The Foreign Service Journal covers foreign affairs from an insider’s perspective, providing thought-provoking articles on international issues, the practice of diplomacy and the U.S. Foreign Service. Including the AFSA News section, The Journal is published monthly (January-February and July-August issues combined) by the American Foreign Service Association.
The December issue focuses on how diplomacy works.
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FOCUS ON HOW DIPLOMACY WORKS
How do diplomatic services around the world ensure their governments have a steady supply of the most effective professional envoys?
U.S. diplomacy is vital to American prosperity and national security and to maintaining a peaceful world. Here are some examples of the critical work diplomats do.
Though much has changed at FSI in its 70 years of operation, its core mission remains to serve those who serve America around the world.
Raising children in more than one language is seldom straightforward and can leave parents second-guessing their approach. Here is a look at the challenges and how to meet them.
Like it or not, evacuations have become a fact of Foreign Service life. Here are some tips to ensure your child’s education is not compromised by a sudden departure from post.
Time to Ask Why
Diplomacy Needs Diplomats
Religious Diversity Benefits the State Department
A Time for Kindness