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Public Diplomacy

The Directorate-General for Communication and Diplomatic Information is responsible for the public and digital diplomacy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation.

Public diplomacy, understood as that aimed at public opinion, the business world and civil society in general, has the objectives of projecting our values and our positions beyond our borders. All foreign policy in the 21st century requires instruments that allow us to maintain permanent contact with a growing number of stakeholders on the international stage. Companies, cultural and scientific institutions, social groups and individuals must be increasingly taken into account in the current context. Thanks to public diplomacy, we can project more efficiently and with a greater scope the reality of our country and explain our positions in relation to the principal international questions and the reasoning that underpins our main initiatives in foreign policy to a vast audience.


The Spanish public diplomacy model incorporates the activity of various institutions linked with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation.
 

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  • 22 Apr @SpainMFA * RT @SpainUN: 🇪🇸 & 🇸🇰 have led the 1⃣st ever 🇺🇳 Resolution on @UN - @OECD cooperation. Find out how this initiative: 🌎🤝 Strengthens #Multi…
  • 22 Apr @SpainMFA * Spain welcomes yesterday’s approval, by the Conference of the States Parties to the #ChemicalWeaponsConvention, of… https://t.co/fzzq44Rd8y
  • 22 Apr @SpainMFA * RT @sanchezcastejon: On #EarthDay, 39 world leaders join the #LeadersClimateSummit called by President Joe Biden, @POTUS. Undoubtedly, a mu…
  • 22 Apr @SpainMFA * This Agreement seeks to facilitate the movement of qualified professionals, researchers, investors and entrepreneur… https://t.co/z2f831ksVG
  • 22 Apr @SpainMFA * On the occasion of the 27th Ibero-American Summit, #Spain 🇪🇸, #Portugal 🇵🇹, the #DominicanRepublic 🇩🇴, #Guatemala… https://t.co/iCit8h39mV
  • 22 Apr @SpainMFA * State Secretary @manuelmunizv met yesterday in #PalmadeMallorca with the President of the @goib, @f_armengol, and w… https://t.co/BDbLlqAVlp
  • 22 Apr @SpainMFA * Today we celebrate #EarthDay We must protect our planet every day of the year 🌱 The #2030Agenda guides our… https://t.co/cYow3OSpWU
  • 21 Apr @SpainMFA * Aujourd'hui, on célébre le XXVII @CumbreIberoA en #Andorre, sous le thème «#Innovation pour le… https://t.co/XnmUgNh9XI
  • 21 Apr @SpainMFA * Today the XXVII @CumbreIberoA is being held in #Andorra, under the motto "#Innovation for #SustainableDevelopment -… https://t.co/guCzuXhEvR
  • 21 Apr @SpainMFA * The MOUs, preceded by the State visits to #Spain of the President of #Guatemala, @DrGiammattei, and of… https://t.co/fhh9cw6UVg
  • 21 Apr @SpainMFA * Minister @AranchaGlezLaya has signed two separate memorandums of understanding for bilateral consultations with her… https://t.co/1wU9auWRa2
  • 21 Apr @SpainMFA * State Secretary for the #EU Juan González-Barba took part yesterday by videoconference in the 🇪🇺 General Affairs Co… https://t.co/456loeeouz
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  • 20 Apr @SpainMFA * #Spain, together with @Hedayah_CVE, has translated the files in one of the reports that analyze the content of the… https://t.co/0bI2rdBosS
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