New WACA Series: Embassy Row Live!

WACA has launched a new program, Embassy Row Live, a platform featuring top diplomats to discuss new ideas, policy developments, and possible solutions to critical international challenges. Our inaugural edition was Oct. 8 with Turkey's Amb. KiliƧ.


Conversations With The C-Suite Virtual Forum

WACA hosted an all-virtual conference Sept. 28-Oct. 2 - Conversations With The C-Suite: Powering Global Recovery and Change. ICYMI, you can catch all sessions on WACA's YouTube Channel.


2020-21 AWQ Topics Released

The Academic WorldQuest competition topics have been released! Councils: please fill out your pledge forms and submit to WACA by Nov. 30. Read about the topics and other details about the National Competition by clicking the link below.


Save the Dates! WACA 2020 National Conference

WACA will host its annual National Conference on November 16-20, 2020. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2020 National Conference: New Frontiers in Diplomacy and National Security will be held virtually via Zoom webinars.


Support WACA

WACA needs your help in supporting our mission! Your generous contributions will strengthen our capacity to support the World Affairs Council Network through educational and civic initiatives. Make a contribution to the Academic WorldQuest Endowment, New Horizons' Councils Fund, or general initiatives and operations.


WFP Wins Peace Prize

The World Food Program, a proud partner of WACA, wins the 2020 Nobel Peace Prize for its efforts to combat hunger and food insecurity around the globe.


KEI Virtual Program

KEI is extending the offer of having a staff member speak with students virtually. If you are interested in this opportunity, please email


Embassy Row: Turkey

WACA is excited to announce the inaugural edition of Embassy Row Live, a virtual series spotlighting distinguished diplomats.


Man Who Ran Washington

The World Affairs Council of Dallas Forth Worth hosted Peter Baker and Susan Glasser to discuss their new book, The Man Who Ran Washington.


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