There are 29 million small businesses in the U.S., but less than 1% export their goods or services

Why? One of the biggest barriers is a “lack of country-specific information.” Facilitating connections between SMEs and embassies can bridge this knowledge gap. Sustaining these relationships helps maintain institutional memory and fosters an exchange of ideas that can enhance global partnerships, innovation, and shared solutions.

What We Do

We believe in the power of person-to-person connections and relationships. Modern diplomacy calls for engagement among individuals at all levels: diplomats, citizens, entrepreneurs, academic experts and NGO representatives.

To foster greater understanding and purposeful interaction, Diplomacy Matters: