Italy holds the G7 Presidency for the year 2017. Our mission is “Building the Foundations of Renewed Trust” and it is based on the belief that governments should first and foremost adopt policies that meet citizens’ overall expectations. Over the […]
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These are selected digital diplomacy highlights of 2016 Swiss President goes viral Swiss President Johann Schneider-Ammann goes viral with straight-laced speech about the therapeutic effects of laughter Ansprache zum Tag der Kranken: Schenken Sie kranken Menschen einen Moment des Glücks! #BundespräsidentCH […]
The Twitter profiles of world leaders and governments are seldom innovative, or engaging. Most of them rather blandly declare that “This is the official Twitter account…” of a government/foreign ministry etc. – and this even when the account has been […]
We have asked several foreign ministries to answer some questions about their #DigitalDiplomacy. Here’s a guest post from the Foreign Ministry of Brazil. Which is/are your preferred social media channel(s) and why? In recent years, Brazil´s Ministry of Foreign Affairs […]
We have asked several foreign ministries to answer some questions about their #DigitalDiplomacy. Here’s a guest post from the Foreign Ministry of Iceland. The year is 2013, it’s early spring and we at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs are […]