Nations, as imagined communities have a strong cultural and political component, which means that strategies used for the brand positioning of destination are not necessarily the most adequate (see our nation branding section for details and examples). The collection of articles below is about national image, reputation and nations as brands.
At The Place Brand Observer, we showcase impactful place brand stories and their link to sustainable development. Bridging research and practice, we highlight influential figures shaping the global identity and reputation of cities, regions, and countries. Our focus is on revealing their diverse success stories, insights and experiences.