WACA 2018 Leadership Mission to Qatar

The Embassy of the State of Qatar in Washington, DC will sponsor a WACA Leadership Mission to Doha, from October 12-19. Led by WACA President and CEO Bill Clifford and a Qatar Embassy representative, a delegation from the Council network will participate in a range of high-level meetings with Qatari leaders and enjoy many cultural activities. Applications due August 24.

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WACA Conference: Registration open!

The World Affairs Councils of America 2018 National Conference will be held November 7-9 at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington, DC. Buy your tickets today!

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WAC Albuquerque Hosts Oman - Past and Present

Dr. Linda Pappas Funsch speaks at WAC Albuquerque's Engage America: Oman program, co-sponsored by WACA and its grant funder Sultan Qaboos Culture Center, on August 15-16.

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Weekly World News Update: August 16, 2018

U.S.-Turkey Relations in Tailspin; Fragile Alliances; Stronger Sanctions Slam Russia; Space Force; Technology...Making Things Better?; Argentine Senate Rejects Legalizing Abortion; Cuban Governance

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SFCIR Podcast on North Korea

The Santa Fe Council on International Relations on June 29 sponsored a panel discussion about the current relationship between the US and North Korea.

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Council of the Month

General Michael V. Hayden, former Director of the CIA and the NSA, delves into "The Assault on Intelligence" on the Global I.Q. Minute podcast with Jim Falk

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WACA 2018 Conference

Back by popular demand, WACA proudly presents six exclusive think tank off-site briefings at the 2018 National Conference - including The Trade Guys at CSIS.

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Global Ties US Interview

Our CEO Bill Clifford discusses U.S. public diplomacy, leadership, the media, and his vision for WACA in an interview with partner Global Ties U.S.

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Tennessean Teaches Peace

Cassie Bates is one of four educators - the first from Tennessee - to take part in the Peace Teacher Program of WACA partner U.S. Institute of Peace (USIP).

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