Innovations in Public Diplomacy: From Beer to Emojis
This week's PD News headlines looked at innovative and non-traditional public diplomacy campaigns. In the United Kingdom, drinking beer brings people together, while in Finland, emojis are used as a prime tool for nation branding. Other headlines looked at a Japanese orchestra sharing classical music with Saudi Arabia, Dennis Rodman traveling to North Korea for another round of basketball diplomacy, and a Taiwanese fruit hybrid contributing to nation branding and soft power.
- Beer Diplomacy - The Huffington Post UK
- Dennis Rodman Returns to North Korea for Another Round of 'Basketball Diplomacy' - TIME
- Musical Diplomacy - NHK
- Finland Keeps Up Emoji Tradition With New Additions - The Standard
- Getting to Know Taiwan's Favorite Fruit Hybrid: The Atemoya - Taiwan News