cross-cultural understanding

The Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) is organizing a three-day international jazz festival that will witness the convergence of French, Israeli, Korean, Mexican and Spanish artists in Delhi. [...] "ICCR believes that music can play a key role in engaging in creative dialogue with other nations. Festivals like these help us in understanding cultures of other countries and also gives opportunity to our own people to interact with world class performers," she said.

Chinese New Year Parade Paris

A new paper looks at the European Union's strategy in a multipolar world.

Among other projects, he founded Cuatro Puntos, the ambitious chamber music collective that has toured around the country and the globe in recent years as part of its declared mission of musical diplomacy and cross-cultural understanding. The group has also sponsored workshops here in Hartford called Chamber Music for Peace, with the goal of helping young musicians learn how to engage in their communities.

Barbie - A short film on Human Trafficking by Suparna & Soumyadip Chatterjee

A look at an innovative digital diplomacy and visual storytelling platform that helps tell powerful stories in one-minute or less. 

December 18, 2015

PD News headlines showcase the roles of art and cultural diplomacy around the word. 

January 7, 2015

Researcher Juliana Schroeder visited CPD and discussed her research about Seeds of Peace, a summer camp for teenagers from areas of conflict. 


This year, its call for "Generations Rise: Elevating Muslim-American Culture," may sound overly ambitious and insurmountable, with the Muslim American population being heterogeneous in ethnicity as well as political attitudes and religious beliefs; but understanding what a healthy culture looks like for the vibrant religious community in the U.S. is vital and timely, especially as challenges with integration of Muslim identity with American culture remains at the forefront of issues impacting American Muslims today.