LA's Global Stories
As geopolitics and economies shift toward the Pacific Rim, Los Angeles is ideally situated to play a key role in addressing common regional and global challenges.To better understand what LA's growing profile on the world stage means for its public diplomacy, as part of our City Diplomacy initiative, CPD will explore the various international facets of LA's citizens and government through special features, events and multimedia content.
VIDEO: Varun Soni, USC Dean of Religious Life, discuss LA's diaspora as an incubator of global religion and a driving force for the city's growing relevance on the world stage.
In October 2017, CPD featured a panel of USC experts exploring the narratives, urban landscapes and practices that make LA a truly global city.
CPD's exclusive interview with the internationally minded Los Angeles Mayor examines the rise of global cities.
CPD-MOIA Summer Associate Daniel Toomey recounts his internship experience at the Los Angeles Mayor's Office of International Affairs.