What is Diplocon?

Diplocon was founded to provide resources for people seeking jobs providing construction services to the Diplomatic Community. While continuing to do so, it has also evolved into a nexus for employment professionals and consultants, job seekers interested in employment OCONUS (Outside CONtinental United States) in any field, and people already OCONUS whether working in the diplomatic realm, construction, maintenance, and support of diplomatic facilities, or in other professions and roles.

Archive for March, 2013


Murderer of Daniel Pearl reportedly caught

Posted by: | Comments (0)

A suspect in the beheading of reporter Daniel Pearl has reportedly been caught.

Daniel Pearl was kidnapped in Karachi, Pakistan in 2002 by extremists and murdered, his beheading shown world wide via Internet video. The gruesome story was a reminder to all of us that work OCONUS that we can be vulnerable in foreign countries and must maintain a high state of situational awareness at all times. Although it doesn’t mean we can be less vigilant, it is a small victory for all expatriate workers that brave the dangers and continue to serve in hostile areas.

To read more;