Nepal: Social Media Diplomacy

The US Ambassador to Nepal, Scott H DeLisi, is very active in Facebook and he comments: “Social media have changed the way the Embassy does business.” Read Ujjwal Acharya's post for more.

1 comment

  • Upendra Gautam

    Has Facebook, the famously huge global social networking media, remained “social”? By the standard definition, an embassy of a country represents that country’s national political interest. If the international political diplomacy has to be all pervasive, then perhaps there is no need for the distinct art and science of public or cultural diplomacy. But who will be able to be social enough if some one wants to be “unsocial” except a self-respecting person or a society and state where no significant gap in words and behavior exists?

Join the conversation

Authors, please log in »


  • All comments are reviewed by a moderator. Do not submit your comment more than once or it may be identified as spam.
  • Please treat others with respect. Comments containing hate speech, obscenity, and personal attacks will not be approved.

Receive great stories from around the world directly in your inbox.

Stay up to date about Global Voices and our mission. See our Privacy Policy for details. Newsletter powered by Mailchimp (Privacy Policy and Terms).

* = required field
Email Frequency

No thanks, show me the site