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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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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Are you what we are looking for?

Talyn Rahman-Figueroa, CEO of Grassroot Diplomat, is on the prowl for new senior executives to join the organisation. Check out her wishlist in her latest Founder's Blog.

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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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The International Echo Chamber

Talyn Rahman-Figueroa, CEO of Grassroot Diplomat, opens the window on the lack of intelligent diversity in diplomacy. See what she means in her latest Founder's Blog.

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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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Failed to Impress

Talyn Rahman-Figueroa, CEO of Grassroot Diplomat, reflects on world of 2017 and lays out plans for the new diplomatic future.

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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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Staring Protocol Right in the Face

Talyn Rahman-Figueroa, CEO of Grassroot Diplomat, shares a time when the Board made her stomach tremble.

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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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Women in Diplomacy in Need of Bolder Leadership

Talyn Rahman-Figueroa discusses her recently published book on “Women in Diplomacy” in light of leadership of female global leaders in today's complex world.

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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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