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About TechPlomacy


Jeppe Kofod, The Minister for Foreign Affairs Denmark

“We’ve been too naïve for too long about the tech revolution. We need to make sure that democratic governments set the boundaries for the tech industry - and not the other way around. That’s where the Danish TechPlomacy initiative comes in.” - Denmark’s Foreign Minister Jeppe Kofod

In mid-2017, Denmark became the first country in the world to elevate technology and digitalization to a crosscutting foreign and security policy priority. The initiative was named technological diplomacy, or simply TechPlomacy.

Read more about the initiative, our partnerships and projects on these pages.