One Belt, One Road, One Heritage: Cultural Diplomacy and the Silk Road
By Tim Winter
The cultural aspects of the Belt and Road could forever reshape regional politics and security.
People-to-People Diplomacy in China-Japan Relations
By Zhiqun Zhu
With frosty relations at the highest levels, citizen exchange becomes all the more important.
The Internet and China-US Relations
By Yang Hengjun
By providing an alternative to mainstream media, the internet can increase mutual understanding.
Michelle Obama's China Trip
By Shannon Tiezzi
The First Lady's trip to China provided a high-profile, low-controversy example of U.S.-China relations.
Smarter Diplomacy: Doubling Down on People-to-People
By Joshua W. Walker and Daniel Gaynor
Citizen exchanges are an easy and cost-effective means for countries hoping to build influence overseas.