Helle C. Dale. heritage.org; original article contains an image of President Trump, with the caption: “Evidence continues to mount that the U.S. Agency for Global Media is in profound need of new leadership.”
Senior Fellow for Public Diplomacy [JB emphasis]
Dale image from article
Her current work focuses on the U.S. government’s institutions and programs for strategic outreach to the public of foreign countries.
Disdain for President Donald Trump and his administration at times has led producers and reporters to engage in total unprofessionalism. The agency is still run by Obama-era executives, who are determined to preserve their influence and power—and it shows. The world stage is replete with communications-related challenges to U.S. foreign policy. The U.S. government has the tools to engage such challenges.Evidence continues to mount that the U.S. Agency for Global Media [JB see] is in profound need of new leadership.
Scandal after scandal has arisen from..
Rekha Dixit, Mandira Nayar, theweek.in, June 1, 2029; on Swaraj's exist as Foreign Minister, see
The diminutive leader leaves behind very big shoes to fill in (image from article)
Indian diplomats in overseas missions had taken to sleeping with their cellphones switched on. Sushma Swaraj, the former external affairs minister (EAM), had the habit of calling—regardless of the time difference—if she got a tweet or heard that an Indian was in distress. Overnight, the ministry of external affairs (MEA), which had earlier left public diplomacy [JB emphasis] to the ministry of overseas Indian affairs (MOIA), had to become much more hands on. The MOIA, not surprisingly, was soon dissolved and subsumed by the MEA. “I do not sleep. I do not let Indian envoys sleep,'' quipped Swaraj at a press conference once. But it was more than just a light-hearted remark. It was the way she worked. And it will be this personalised stamp of diplomacy which will be missed at the ministry, mission..
Digitalizacija odnosa država-građani u Velikoj Britaniji Velika Britanija je ovih dana ponovo okupila najvažnije stratege u oblasti digitalizacije usluga i servisa koje vlada ove zemlje pruža građanima. Predstavila je prvih 5 od 25 planiranih digitalnih servisa, uz procenu da će time već u 2015. god. da uštedi oko 2 milijarde evra svojih poreskih platiša kao
Two weeks ago I had the opportunity to further my study of Israel’s Digital Diplomacy by interviewing Gal Rudich, Head of New Media Section at the Israeli Foreign Ministry. Gal spoke to me about the Israeli digital diplomacy model, how the ministry coordinates digital diplomacy messages at the ministry and embassy level, how the ministry
The Asper Foundation dedicated the Asper Institute for New Media Diplomacy at the Sammy Ofer School of Communications on June 9, 2007 at the Interdisciplinary Center (IDC), Herzliya.Established through a $1 million donation by The Asper Foundation, The Asper Institute for New Media Diplomacy focuses on the study and use of new media technologies in telling Israel’s story to the world. The unique capabilities of these technologies allow innovative depiction of Israel from new and different perspectives. The Asper Institute also provides workshops on creating effective new media advocacy campaigns and works with students in producing video, audio and written content about various aspects of life in Israel for use in new media channels such as the blogosphere, virtual worlds, social networks, computer games, pod casts and more.As well, the Institute’s courses, seminars and programs in the area of public diplomacy [JB emphasis] are part of the degrees in IDC studies an..