Fuerza Ecuador Playlist Cover

Using playlists as a tool for awareness and advocacy.

Chambre Du Commerce

Explore and contribute to a collection of attractions around the world. 

Translate - Train of Hope Linz  A refugee helper and a refugee overcome language barriers by using their mobile phones.

Participate in global hackathons to create solutions for refugees in Europe.

Campaign and support writers around the world.

President Barack Obama poses for a selfie with Bill Nye, left, and Neil DeGrasse Tyson in the Blue Room prior to the White House Student Film Festival, Feb. 28, 2014.

Using visual communication to boost public profiles.

Yellow Patang. A girl from the nearby slum collecting fallen kites (patang) at Manek Chowk in the Old City.

Share local experiences through photos and videos.

In 2010 former Lowy Institute research fellow Fergus Hanson published a forward-looking policy brief urging Australia's Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) to catch up to the rest of the world, join the 21st century and get online. Social media, he argued, is only one aspect of digital diplomacy. 

On Monday, Google became one of the first American companies to take advantage of newly loosened U.S. sanctions against Iran. With a Google Plus post, the search giant announced that it was offering its Play store to Iranian citizens, allowing them to download free apps from its app marketplace. The Treasury Department, which sets the export restrictions, issued the new rules back in May. But the recent easing is actually part of a longer process that doesn’t just change U.S.