Areas of Focus

Each CIED program is unique—designed in collaboration with our partners to meet the specific needs of participants and our partner’s programmatic goals. With the academic breadth of Georgetown University behind us and our worldwide network of experts, CIED can develop programs in nearly any area of focus, but we have special expertise and experience in the areas listed below:

Business and Trade

  • Management and Marketing
  • Export/Import Development
  • Human Resources
  • Corporate Governance
  • Quality Control
  • Business Strategy

American Studies and Government

  • U.S. Government
  • American Culture and Civilization
  • Diversity and Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Elections and Political Campaigns

Public Administration and Policy

  • Governance and Transparency
  • NGO Management
  • Security Studies
  • Trade Policy
  • Disability Advocacy

Law and Diplomacy

  • U.S. Legal System
  • Intellectual Property Rights
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Law, Development, and Diplomacy

Institutional Development and Education

  • Curriculum Development
  • Teacher Training
  • Community Development and Civic Participation


  • Leadership Development
  • Ethics