KNOW NOW: The U.S.-Qatar Strategic Dialogue

Join our KNOW NOW program with Her Excellency Lolwah R M Al-Khater, Spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the State of Qatar, as she discusses an update on the U.S.-Qatar strategic dialogue and Qatar's foreign policy.

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Weekly World News Update: Mar. 20, 2019

New Zealand Terrorist Attack and Other Shootings; North Korea Weapon Testings; Trump-Bolsonaro Bromance; MBS Crackdown; Tech Giants Causing Waves; Brexit Delay; NATO Turns 70; Congress Strong Arms Trump; Philippines Exits ICC; Glyphosate Kills

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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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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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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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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. Book WACA's discounted room block with Ambassador Hotel in link below. Thanks to the International Relations Council for hosting.

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Global I.Q. Minute

How does the U.S. fit within the historical narrative of the rise and fall of world powers? Listen to Dr. Edel draw on Greek history to discusses this.

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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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WorldAffairs - KQED Radio

Listen to Laura Tyson and Susan Lund discuss globalization’s impact on labor and how it will affect the future of work.

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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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