China Should Step Up Public Diplomacy Efforts: Experts

Ernest J. Wilson III, dean of Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism at the University of Southern California attended a forum on “Public Diplomacy in the Age of Globalization” in Beijing on Wednesday.

Wilson from the US suggested China to advance its public diplomacy to the US.

He suggested short-term actions such as arranging more visits for university and media staff from each country, and long-term actions such as encouraging people to go to the other country and learn about its people.

“Ultimately, I am very optimistic. I have been coming to China for 20 years, and I am just beginning to understand a little bit about your rich history and culture, and I am thirsty to learn much more,” said Wilson. Read More »