Amb. Emily Haber Visits WAC Greater Houston

The World Affairs Council of Greater Houston will host German Ambassador Haber for the launch of WACA's Wunderbar Together program, Engage America: What Today's Germany Means for the United States, on March 14, to discuss transatlantic relations.

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A Wealth of Speakers

WACA's new and improved Speaker Database includes policy experts, thought leaders, and decision makers on a range of international topics and regions of the globe. For example, our partner, Albright Stonebridge Group, lists several ASG stars.

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Apply to the Future of Korea Grant Opportunity!

Apply now for the WACA Engage America: Future of Korea 2019 program series! The Korea Economic Institute will fund up to 8 Councils, from March-October. Deadline to apply: Friday, March 15, 2019.

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Qatar Contest and Study Tour Opportunity

WACA is pleased to announce the Qatar Essay/Video Contest! 10 winners will go on an all-expenses-paid Doha Study Tour on June 21-27. WACA challenges all U.S. high school students to submit a memo OR video on the U.S.-Qatar Strategic Partnership.

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Global I.Q. Minute with Madeleine Albright

Listen to WAC Dallas/Fort Worth president Jim Falk in conversation with former Sec. of State Albright as she shares her insight on the current state of American politics, its place in the greater historical context, and what we can learn from it.

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Council of the Month: WAC Philadelphia

WAC Philly invites you to explore the Danube River on this custom-designed travel program that features 7 unique countries, 2 UNESCO World Heritage sites, and the enchanting eastern Danube River Valley, led by Jacqueline Miller, CEO of WAC Seattle.

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Weekly World News Update: Mar. 13, 2019

Venezuela Loses Power; Ethiopian Disaster; UN Rebukes Saudi Arabia; Brexit Deal Fails Again; Turkey Goes Down and Greece Goes Up; South Korea Changes; Iran Pushes in Middle East

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WorldOregon Tees Up: Future Leaders, Global Voices

WorldOregon’s International Speaker Series 2019, now in its 19th season, is one of the nation’s premier platforms for international affairs. This series puts you in the room with the global leaders, visionaries, and inspiring voices that are changing our world.

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Register: Council Leadership & Board Meetings

Register now! WACA will convene its semi-annual Council Leadership & Board Meetings in Kansas City, MO on June 13-15. Thanks to the International Relations Council for hosting. Hotel block info coming soon.

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WorldAffairs - KQED Radio

Listen to Anna Grzymala-Busse and Jason Wittenberg as they explore the forces fueling the erosion of democracies worldwide and the rising alt-right movement.

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Burns on Cover to Cover

Join our monthly Cover to Cover conference call on March 21 to listen to Amb. Burns discuss his new book, The Back Channel.

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Study Tour in Qatar

WACA is pleased to announce the Qatar Essay/Video Contest! 10 winners will go on an all-expenses-paid Doha Study Tour on June 21-27. Apply today!

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Book Your Hotel for AWQ!

Take advantage of WACA's room block discounts for Academic WorldQuest at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel this April.

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