Cultural Diplomacy

Graphic for Notes from Ukraine: A 100-Year Celebration of Carol of the Bells concert by The Ukrainian Institute

Ukrainian Institute Director General Volodymyr Sheiko argues that much more remains to be done for Ukraine's cultural diplomacy.

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Early literary portrayals of cities' global cultural relations may serve as a lens for modern city diplomacy scholarship.

Visitors outside the Mexico Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai by Suneesh Sudhakaran/Expo 2020 Dubai (used with permission).

Mexico’s showing at Expo 2020 Dubai demonstrated various strengths in cultural diplomacy, partnerships and more, writes Yadira Ixchel Martínez Pantoja.

Before the COVID-19 pandemic, CPD traveled to the Berlin Wall and interviewed 100+ people from more than 25 countries about cultural diplomacy.

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February 24, 2022

Ukrainian Institute Director General Volodymyr Sheiko argues that current media narratives fail to illustrate Ukraine’s people, culture and history.

The latest issue of CPD Perspectives is an article by CPD Research Fellow Mafalda Dâmaso.

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CPD Research Fellow Mafalda Dâmaso shares about her work examining the EU's cultural outreach strategies.

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A popular South Korean musical group attended the 76th UN General Assembly as "Special Presidential Envoy for Future Generations and Culture."