The Center for Intercultural Education and Development (CIED) fulfills Georgetown University's mission to prepare the next generation of global citizens to lead, serve, and change the world. The Center’s, training, education, technical assistance, and public diplomacy exchange programs prepare people and communities to promote intercultural understanding, engage in international cooperation, strengthen civic participation, and support sustainable development. CIED targets diverse populations, from young leaders to senior policy officials, with special outreach efforts focused on under-served populations, ethnic minorities, women, and people with disabilities.
CIED has the breadth and depth to custom-design short- and long-term training programs and workshops on virtually any topic of interest to governments, private enterprise, universities, and non-profit organizations. The dedicated professionals at CIED draw upon deep knowledge and logistical skills to tailor each program to the needs of our clients and funders.