Department of State

The event series focuses on the intersection of public diplomacy and the arts, featuring thoughtful discussions on urgent global social issues. 

Ambassador Michael Hammer

Watch again our conversation on U.S. foreign policy towards Africa, with a particular focus on peacebuilding, democracy and the rule of law in the Horn of Africa.


2022 Ameri Prize for Innovation in Public Diplomacy

State Department diplomat recognized for growing U.S. digital reach in China.

Ameri Prize graphic

CPD is pleased to announce the 2022 recipient of the Ameri Prize for Innovation in Public Diplomacy.

American flag reflection. CC BY-NC-SA 2.0 | Image by Luigi Anzivino via

On the past, present and future of U.S. global image management.