Ask Tapscott: Q&A On Reinventing International Relations

In his latest book, Macrowikinomics, Don Tapscott posits that the web is ushering in nothing less than a new civilization, one defined by collaboration, sharing, openness, inter-dependence, and integrity. The old, top-down institutions are being replaced by new, self-organized networks that are tackling the world’s problems head on.
What does this mean for the often closed-off world of foreign policy? Will citizen diplomats reinvent international relations?
We asked you to submit questions for Don Tapscott about IR in a wired world. Below are his answers.

Watch Don’s video response to your questions at the Canadian International Council.