With global affairs are increasingly influenced by populism and identity politics, Paul Smith examines the vital importance of culture in international relations.
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The UK’s creative industries are a huge source of soft power, as well as prosperity, for the nation.
A new report highlights the economic and social impact of the Premier League and its clubs to the UK.
France tops this year’s Monocle Soft Power Survey, despite experiencing internal turbulence. We look at how internal political upheavals affect the way countries are perceived.
MPs celebrate schools offering international opportunities for their pupils.
Almost 10% of people in the world are Africans aged under 25. An optimistic and ambitious new generation is looking to overcome some old challenges.
Insight looks at the latest research into the international attractiveness of leading nations, and finds encouraging signs for the UK.
A major new study reveals the different types of value generated by cultural engagement – and the benefits that it can bring to societies under pressure.
Insight examines the case for new, proactive and preventative approaches to international peacebuilding.
A new report and heatmap explores the huge recent growth of soft power activity by Asian nations.