In this series, CPD interviews international thought-leaders as well as key practitioners of public diplomacy and related professional fields to provide our readers with insight into the inner workings of some of the world’s most thoughtful PD practitioners. For more information about the Q&A with CPD series, click here.

Q&A with CPD

On the evolving concept of "soft power" and key challenges facing U.S. public diplomacy.

January 30, 2017

CPD spoke to the Los Angeles Mayor about the rise of global cities.

November 28, 2016

Read CPD's interview with the UN Under-Secretary-General for Communications and Public Information

October 17, 2016

A frank discussion with Martin Roth, outgoing director of London's V&A Museum, about the future of cultural diplomacy. 

CPD interviews the Secretary for Hemispheric Affairs at the Organization of American States.

An interview with the Swiss Special Envoy for Human Rights.

CPD talks with the IREX President and CEO.

This Cinco de Mayo take a look at CPD's interview with Mexico's former Ambassador to the United States.