Who we are
The Zambia Institute of Diplomacy and International Studies (ZIDIS) exists to conduct training in diplomacy and international relations to Foreign Service officers and other clients.
The Institute conducts training in diplomacy and international relations, in-service training for foreign service officers; hold seminars and conferences and undertake research and consultancy services in diplomacy and international relations.
While taking advantage of existing strengths and opportunities, ZIDIS has developed a vision, mission and goals that are expected to meet the needs of the clients, stakeholders’ interests in the diplomacy and international relations.
“A centre of Excellence for training, research and consultancy in Diplomacy and International Relations by 2030.”
“To provide quality and sustainable training, research and consultancy in diplomacy and international relations for enhancing performance of government, public and private sectors.”
“To increase the enrolment of students by 10% each year”.
“To rehabilitate and modernize the infrastructure by 2023”.
Meet our Lecturers