global cities

A new report examines the emerging landscape of bottom-up global climate governance, stemming from such subnational levels as the State of California.

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March 8, 2018

Sohaela Amiri discusses cities' expanding roles at the global negotiating table, from climate change, to winning hearts and minds and beyond. 

January 30, 2018

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.

A new book looks at how "Game of Thrones," social media and more can cultivate a locale's image.

The endeavoring role of cities like Toronto, Canada and São Paulo, Brazil in the international system.

The latest issue of Public Diplomacy Magazine highlights city diplomacy as cities expand their national and international roles.

Chew Jetty in Malaylsia’s George Town attracts tourists by the boatload. Historic homes are now commercial stalls branded with neon signs; one-time fishermen peddle T-shirts, magnets and postcards. The daily intrusion has clearly taken a toll: windows are boarded, “no photo” signs are pervasive, and tenants quickly vanish at the sight of a foreign face.

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