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Israel’s online Iron Dome promotes pictures and social media posts that show the Israeli state in a good light, like this pro-Israel supporter in Paris in August 2015…Reuters/Pascal Rossignol Dor Elidan, a polite 16-year-old sporting a short Mohawk, admits that he doesn’t know enough about politics to form an opinion on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict
Navigating the Web of Public Diplomacy
Oct 2, 2018
Public diplomacy is the focus of the latest edition of The Hague Journal of Diplomacy, a leading research journal on diplomatic studies. The plethora of topics covered includes PD in the military, PD's impact on food regulations in Mexico and on the crisis in Ukraine, the significance of reputation to diplomatic practice and more.
One article by Andreas Pacher, “Strategic Publics in Public Diplomacy: A Typology and a Heuristic Device for Multiple Publics,” addresses an important pillar of PD: publics, and the strategies for engaging with them. By defining the range of strategic publics targeted by diplomats, Pacher proposes terminology for six ideal types. Additionally, Pacher provides a device to guide analyses of PD strategy, emphasizing relationships between public diplomats and governments, immediate strategic publics and mass publics.
Explaining the rationale behind his proposed six types of publics, Pacher notes, “the..
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The launch of the book was done by Honorable Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu amidst the presence of dignitaries like Dr. Sonal Mansingh, Shri Manoj Tewari, ambassadors and diplomats.
Mansi Gulati, the yoga exponent and author launched her new book ‘Yoga and Mindfulness’ in association with Public Diplomacy [JB emphasis] Forum recently. The launch of the book was done by Honorable Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu amidst the presence of dignitaries like Dr. Sonal Mansingh, Shri Manoj Tewari, ambassadors and diplomats.
Mansi Gulati addressed the audience and spoke about the benefits of yoga. She said her book ‘Yoga and Mindfulness’ was the simplest study on the subject which is based on the fact that yoga is not mere asanas but everything done with mindfulness and dedication.