Middle East

Ilan Manor discusses how Network Gatekeepers can be harnessed to stop the flow of disinformation, hate speech and more.

Joseph Braude explains the popularity of RT in Arab countries and what American media can do to counter it.

TOMORROW: Join CPD for a discussion with the author of a penetrating new book on the rapid proliferation and media growth of terrorist organizations.

The social media revolution has been integral to communication across the Muslim world. From the Arab Spring and active youth engagement to extremist recruitment and networking, digital diplomacy and social media use have transformed the communication paradigm in international relations.

Applications are now being accepted for CPD's annual training program, Summer Institute in Public Diplomacy, which is geared for the world's public diplomats. Dates for the program are from July 8–July 20, 2018.

2018 marks the Summer Institute's 13th year of providing public diplomacy training. A core curriculum that covers influence and advocacy, nation branding, and media framing, and is enhanced by special courses on cross-platform storytelling, information architecture, and analytics and evaluation.

Despite general consensus in Washington suggesting anti-Western sentiment in Libya, public opinion surveys have shown otherwise.

A look at how well countries in Africa and Asia, as well as cities, have attracted international students and workers.

December 8, 2017

Ilan Manor discusses the public diplomacy challenges Israel faces following President Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as its capital.

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