Posts tagged Digital Diplomacy
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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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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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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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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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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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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New Podcast: Ambassador Wonder Woman

This podcast looks into the role that Wonder Woman plays as a global ambassador and the many positive attributes she shares with girls and women around the world.

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New Podcast: Blurred line of public diplomacy and propaganda

This podcast will discuss the differences between the two and how to effectively use public diplomacy initiatives to break negative stereotypes and bring about positive change to public perception.

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New Podcast: Shithole Countries?

Did he really call ALL of those countries “shithole”? This podcast discusses issues giving rise to hate speech and how people are responding against divisive attitudes.

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New Podcast: Unification through Sports Diplomacy

Can sports really help unify countries in its division and hostile history? This podcast looks into the decision of North Korean joining in with the Winter Olympics 2018 in South Korea.

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Grassroot Diplomat Launches New Website to Inspire a New Generation of Diplomats

Grassroot Diplomat, a non-profit diplomatic consultancy announced today the launch of its newly revamped website.

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New Podcast: Where are you REALLY from? Exclusive DNA Reveal

Curiosity about one’s race and ethnicity breaks all sorts of diplomatic niceties and sometimes offends.

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New Podcast: Innovations in Diplomacy and International Relations

Not all leaders are the same and it is especially true for the diplomatic community who are largely seen as ‘silent’ parties of society.

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New Podcast: Women in Diplomacy

Women have to try a lot harder to be successful for half the reward and that is the reality of patriarchy.

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New Podcast: Video Game Diplomacy from Street Fighter to Overwatch

Having a real country feature in a game is a tool of soft power diplomacy that can influence how players see and engage with the country

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New Podcast: Food Diplomacy is Served

Can food really be a catalyst for connection and change at an international level?

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New Podcast: National Versus Ethnic Loyalty in Diplomacy

Is nationality skin deep or just a matter of what you look like on the surface?

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