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How digital is your country? Europe needs Digital Single Market to boost its digital performance

European Commission published the results of the 2018 Digital Economy and Society Index (DESI), a tool which monitors the performance of Member States in digital connectivity, digital skills online activity, the digitisation of businesses and digital public services. According to it, the EU is getting more digital, but progress remains insufficient for Europe to catch up...

Trump’s Twitter “Diplomacy” Is Making A Mess Again

President Trump’s tweeting about his possible response to the chemical weapons attack in Syria continues to sow confusion and cause problems for those under him, while simultaneously undercutting the potential effectiveness of any strike he may eventually decide on: WASHINGTON — President Trump said in a tweet early Thursday that he had never telegraphed the timing...

Ovako izleda kada Vučić na sva pitanja odgovara EMOTIKONIMA

Predsednik Srbije Aleksandar Vučić poklekao je pred novim tehnologijama. Godinama unazad koristio je staromodni mobilni telefon “samsung S5360” koji su njegovi saradnici malo u šali, više u očaju zvali “kamenko”, aludirajući tako na lik iz crtanog filma čija se radnja dešava u kameno doba.   Foto: Promo Od savetnice za medije i spoljnu politiku Suzane Vasiljević...

UAE making great strides in digital diplomacy: Noura

ABU DHABI: The technological advancements the world is witnessing at present have significantly contributed to the changing character of war, Noura bint Mohammed Al Kaabi, Minister of Culture and Knowledge Development, said in her speech at the Ministry of Defence organised ‘The Leaders Conference: War in the 21st Century’ event, which opened in Abu Dhabi on...

American public diplomacy is our country’s best foreign policy tool

At a time when disinformation and fake news corrupt communication channels, delivering the truthful and authentic American message is needed now more than ever. American public diplomacy, our nation’s outreach to peoples around the world, is the prime channel for communicating this message. It is essential to this country’s national security and should be vigorously championed...

Domestic Diplomacy in a Time of Refugees

Public diplomacy emerged during the Cold War as a means to directly speak to, and interact with foreign audiences to advance U.S. interests. It became possible for diplomats to bypass traditional bilateral channels by harnessing emerging technologies of radio and television broadcast, buoyed by the rising tide of popular U.S. culture. It was the first of...

Why It’s Important to Understand Social Media’s Dark History

It was in April 2016 that Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg announced that the social media platform was providing its nearly two billion users the opportunity to livestream content. The move was viewed as a natural extension of the platform’s primary goal: providing a space for the average person to share their daily experiences, from the mundane...

What is Digital Diplomacy?

You may have heard the expression digital diplomacy but have you ever wondered exactly what it is? Digital diplomacy is a concept that covers many different areas of foreign policy implementation. It is used by governments to communicate and engage with people living in other countries, it is used by politicians and leaders of international organisations...

Cultural Differences In Websites

While doing our website reviews, we look at sites from all over the world. Most of our clients are from the United States and Europe, but we also have clients from Australia, South Africa and even China. Websites from different countries can differ largely in their choices for color, pictures, navigation and site structure. That made...