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WorldQuest

Buy tickets now for WorldQuest: October 27, 2017!

Save the Date for WorldQuest: October 27, 2017!Tickets on sale now! World Affairs Council of Oregon's annual fundraising extravaganza: WORLDQUEST 2017 will take place on Friday, October 27th, and you're invited! Read More ››

Young Professionals

YP C.U.L.T.: Angelique Kidjo with the Oregon Symphony

YP C.U.L.T.Join the YPs at the Schnitzer Concert Hall to hear "Africa's premier diva" (Time) in concert with the Oregon Symphony. Read More ››

Headline and Cultural Forums

Kenny Fries | In the Province of the Gods

Kenny Fries | In the Province of the GodsKenny Fries embarks on a journey of profound self-discovery as a disabled foreigner in Japan, a society historically hostile to difference. Read More ››

Teach the World

Teach the World Workshop #1: Understanding Islam to Enrich Civic Education and Diversity in Schools

SAVE THE DATE 10/14/17 World Affairs Council of Oregon and the Muslim Education Trust are excited to offer: Teach the World Workshop: Understanding Islam to Enrich Civic Education and Diversity in Schools Read More ››

Headline and Cultural Forums

World Food Day|John Teton - Second Stage Rocket: Oregon, International Law, and the Eradication of World Hunger

World Food Day: John Teton, International Food Security Treaty AssociationOn the occasion of World Food Day John Teton, discusses the International Food Security Treaty, a bold initiative that aims to fulfill the human right of freedom from hunger and protect it with enforceable international law. Read More ››

Recent News

Membership
Wed, 09/20/2017

Time flies, rates rise! Renew or join now to take advantage of current membership rates.

Time flies, rates rise! Renew or join Support a more global future in Oregon by joining for the first time, renewing, or extending your annual membership before rates increase on October 15th, 2017! Read More ››

International Visitors
Wed, 09/06/2017

Host a Fellow in Residence in your Business or Organization

Host a Fellow in Residence in your Business or OrganizationWe are looking for Fellowship Hosts for 12 extraordinary young business and social entrepreneurs from the Caribbean and Latin America coming to Portland in October through the Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI). Read More ››

Membership
Wed, 09/06/2017

November 15-17, Washington D.C.: World Affairs Council of America Conference

The World Affairs Councils of America Conference: The Future of American Leadership, November 15-17, Washington DC Read More ››

About
Wed, 07/26/2017

100 Best Nonprofits to Work For in Oregon

100 Best Nonprofits to Work For in OregonWe are pleased to announce that our organization has made the 2017 list of the 100 Best Nonprofits to Work For in Oregon, by Oregon Business magazine! Read More ››

International Visitors
Wed, 07/26/2017

New Partnership with Atlas Corps - Change Your Perspective...Change the World!

New Partnership with Atlas Corps - Change Your Perspective...Change the World!The World Affairs Council of Oregon partners with Atlas Corps (and Global Ties U.S.) on innovative long-term fellowship initiative. Read More ››



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