Our round-up of news, notes, tips, and Tweets exhibiting how public diplomacy affects the world each and every day. For all the doubters of gastrodiplomacy’s inability to move the public diplomacy needle, Peru makes for a case study that may prove the opposite. The Peruvian capital has become a gastronomic mecca. Until recently, tourists headedREAD MORE
Ten years since the creation of the first office of ediplomacy, ediplomacy is no longer an experiment. In key areas at State it is a way of doing business. The point has now been reached where it is negligent for foreign ministries to ignore social media. When crises break online, there is now the realREAD MORE
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The below message was distributed to members of the public diplomacy community via e-mail on Feb. 18, 2014 by the State Department. On my first morning as Under Secretary, I wanted to reach out to our many friends and partners who extend, amplify and inform our public diplomacy. You are valued stakeholders in the publicREAD MORE
DENMARK IN INDIAMinistry of Foreign Affairs of DenmarkPolitical AdvisorDo you have a strong knowledge of Indian domestic and foreign policy? Do you see the many ways India’s on-going economic and political transformations affect and create opportunities for Denmark? Can you build, maintain and use a broad professional network across sectors? Can you communicate effectively on social platforms, make your points convincingly and shoot off regular high quality reports in Danish that busy people bother to open and read? Are you a team player and do you thrive in an active and dynamic workspace that gives you all the responsibility you can handle?
The Embassy of Denmark in New Delhi is an ambitious, dynamic Embassy working hard to ensure its activities reflect’s India’s growing global importance. We offer a position as Political Advisor that will give you an important role in developing and driving the bilateral relations between Denmark and India. As a large Danish representation, we have ..
Russia and Eritrea reinforced their diplomatic relationship last week when a delegation of Russia’s Sverdlovsk Region led by Mr. Sergey Bidonko, the Deputy Governor, visited Eritrea and held talks with the country’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Mr. Osman Saleh.
The delegation further had a chance to meet with the Ministers of Health and Tourism as well as the Director General of Mines in the Ministry of Energy and Mine. In line with the talks, the delegation also visited Azel Pharmaceutical Plant in Keren and the Massawa port.
This visit came a year after the Governor of the Region, Mr. E.V. Kuivashev, was in Eritrea on a two-day working visit. This is a result of Eritrea’s continuous and blossoming diplomatic relations with other countries.
Public diplomacy [JB emphasis] efforts are an increasingly vital part of Eritrea’s diplomatic outreach. Right now, for Eritrea in particular, the question of public diplomacy is extremely important.
The first question is fundamental: “Wh..