This symposium will explore the importance of a positive international public image of nations today, as well as strategies for shaping such images. Participants from Japan, Germany, the United States and other countries will offer ideas on the role of public diplomacy in the foreign policies of their own nations. Where has soft power worked, and where it has not?
Date: Tuesday, November 5, 2013, from 11:00 to 18:00
Place: tenth-floor Conference Room in the Nippon Press Center
Language: simultaneous translation (English – Japanese)
Admission is free of charge
Organizer: Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Tokyo, Nippon Communications Foundation