New Podcast: Being “Good” at Diplomacy

A conversation with a former government minister and his experience working with good and bad diplomats.

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A Decade of Diplomacy

Talyn Rahman-Figueroa, CEO of Grassroot Diplomat, celebrates her new found age. Check out her musings in her latest Founder's Blog.

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New Podcast: Misconceptions of Diplomatic Immunity

Why do diplomats think they are above the law? In this podcast, Talyn Rahman-Figueroa (CEO) talks about how diplomatic immunity has been used and looks into cases how such privilege has been abused for personal gain.

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Personal Development for Diplomats

Talyn Rahman-Figueroa, CEO of Grassroot Diplomat, speaks of her new adventure in the United States. Check out her musings in her latest Founder's Blog.

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New Podcast: Preparing Diplomats for Brexit

How can diplomats make the most out of Brexit? In this podcast, Brexit authors Talyn Rahman-Figueroa (CEO) and Jeannette Viens (Director of Public Relations), discuss ways that diplomats can use Brexit to enhance their national identity and public communications in a divisive and dangerous environment.

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New Podcast: Footsteps of a Government Minister

Have you ever wondered what happens when you become a government minister? In this podcast, Talyn Rahman-Figueroa (CEO) has an open conversation with Dr Paul Clark, Acting Chair of Grassroot who served as a British politician and government minister for 18 years.

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Preparing Diplomats for Brexit

Talyn Rahman-Figueroa, CEO of Grassroot Diplomat, makes more announcements to help diplomats do their best work on the ground. Check out her musings in her latest Founder's Blog.

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New Year, New Diplomacy

Talyn Rahman-Figueroa, CEO of Grassroot Diplomat, puts her best foot forward for the new year. Check out her musings in her latest Founder's Blog.

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New Podcast: Personal Branding in Diplomacy

Why would a personal brand be useful in international relations? In this short podcast, Talyn Rahman-Figueroa (CEO) goes through simple steps to get you started on your personal development in this complex field.

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Being Diplomatic and Calm for 2019

Talyn Rahman-Figueroa, CEO of Grassroot Diplomat, reflects on the activities that had taken place in 2018 and looks forward to the new year. Check out her musings in her latest Founder's Blog.

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New Podcast: Am I Born to REALLY Change the World?

Think of how much of an influence you can have on one person simply by being you and the effect a person in a position of power like an Ambassador can have if they were to take on this point of view. You can change the world if you care enough.

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Diplomatic Planner is Alive and Kicking!

Talyn Rahman-Figueroa, CEO of Grassroot Diplomat, celebrates the launch the much awaited “Diplomatic Planner”. Check out her musings in her latest Founder's Blog.

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New Podcast: Ooh la la, Diplomatic Planner

This podcast looks into depth about the uses and practices of the Diplomatic Planner and its accompanying project designed by Grassroot Diplomat.

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New Podcast: Effectiveness of Celebrity Diplomacy

This episode looks at whether celebrities are qualified political characters, whether their campaigns are doing more harm than good, and whether celebrities are getting involved in diplomatic activities because of their ethical principles to contribute in solving a particular issue or solely in an attempt to self-promote.

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New Podcast: What is Panda Diplomacy?

A look into how pandas are the hardest working diplomats in the world. This podcast discusses the practice of panda diplomacy and its current impact on diplomatic relations by the home and host nation.

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Surely, diplomats should do more...

Talyn Rahman-Figueroa, CEO of Grassroot Diplomat, thinks out loud on how diplomats have capabilities to do more than promote their foreign policy. Check out her musings in her latest Founder's Blog.

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Make Way for New Diplomatic Services

Board Member Vanessa Thevathasan offers a quarterly summary of Grassroot Diplomat's latest activities and innovations for April - August 2018.

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New Podcast: Passport Privilege and the Right to National Identity

Are passports a privilege provided to citizens by governments or a human right that offers basic civil liberties? This podcast discusses the concept of passport privilege and the rights defined by our passports and ties of national identity.

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Diplomacy with Personality

Talyn Rahman-Figueroa, CEO of Grassroot Diplomat, contemplates her greatest vision for diplomacy. Check out her musings in her latest Founder's Blog.

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