Want to make Cascadia a Reality?
Diplomats believe in an autonomous and independent Cascadia and do the work that make the Cascadia movement happen. They are well versed in bioregionalism and Cascadia, manage local embassies, undertake projects, host round tables and provide educational presentations and resources.
If you would like to get involved to make Cascadia a reality, join us!
Thank you so much for applying to become a Cascadia Diplomat.
What are the next steps?
A senior diplomat will reach out shortly. We’ll schedule a time for a one on one chat, either over the phone or coffee, to discuss more about what being a diplomat looks like, and your specific passions.
You’ll be invited to join us for our weekly work parties, and we can’t wait to meet you and discuss further.
Roles and Responsibilities (PDF)
Talking about Cascadia (PDF)
What is a Cascadia Diplomat?
Definition of a Diplomat:
an official representing a country or bioregion. Synonyms: ambassador, envoy, emissary, consul, attaché, plenipotentiary, chargé d’affaires, official;
a person who can deal with people in a sensitive and effective way. Synonyms: tactful person, conciliator, reconciler, peacemaker; mediator, negotiator, arbitrator, intermediary, moderator, go-between, middleman
definition of a Bioregional Diplomat:
a citizen of our watershed that represent and act on behalf of, and in service of bioregionalism, bioregional principles, Cascadia, and Cascadia bioregion – an ambassador for the idea and movement that sets aside personal agenda and act in a positive manner, that builds and grows the Cascadia movement for the betterment of our bioregion.
someone working to make Cascadia happen.
Responsibilities of a diplomat
Represent Cascadia, bioregionalism and the Cascadia movement in a positive, compassionate and respectful manner.
Complete a Diplomat Training orientation and onboarding.
Create a Diplomat page & bio
Join other diplomats for remote or in person regular work parties.
Create blog posts, resources, and other Cascadia related materials and projects.