India's Namaste greeting follows social distancing guidelines and has been adopted by world leaders, writes Aparna M Sridhar of the Center for Soft Power.
As COVID-19 affects people worldwide, we've collected CPD's top content on the role of strong PD in the name of global public health and community.
CPD Director Jay Wang on a public diplomacy perspective during the outbreak of the novel coronavirus.
In anticipation of Ayurveda Day, Aparna Sridhar of Center for Soft Power writes how the Ayurveda system's unique approach to healthcare is a source of India's soft power.
Sonali Singh, Assistant Professor of Political Science at Manipal University Jaipur, reflects on the annual International Day of Yoga and India's soft power.
Tara Ornstein on why the effort to end TB's global toll requires the combined strengths of public diplomacy and health professionals.
Ira Helfand considers the public health implications of nuclear war and how governments of states with nuclear weapons should respond.
How France's soft power has been key to its leadership in tackling global health challenges.