His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa issued Decree 54/2019 establishing the Mohammed Bin Mubarak Al Khalifa Diplomatic Academy.
The academy will be affiliated with the Minister of Foreign Affairs and will be managed by an Executive Director appointed by a decree in the rank of assistant undersecretary.
The academy will replace the Diplomatic Institute and will have all its jurisdictions and duties.
All the staff of the Diplomatic Institute will be relocated to the academy according to their specific job scale, allowances and financial benefits.
Source: Bahrain News Agency (BNA)