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Fri, 08/09/2013 - 5:00pm

Iraqi and American students visit Portland to learn about social justice and youth activism

On July 20, a group of Iraqi and American students arrived in Portland as part of the U.S. Department of State's Iraqi Young Leaders Exchange Program. While in Portland, they met with local and regional organizations to discuss social justice and youth activism. Read More ››

International Visitor Leadership Program
Tue, 10/30/2012

Portuguese Journalist Takes on Portland

Earlier this month the World Affairs Council was privileged to host up and coming Portuguese journalist Ms. Joana Latino Oliveira e Silva. As part of her U.S. State Department sponsored professional development program, she visited Portland for four days meeting with local media organizations. Read More ››

International Visitors
Thu, 06/28/2012 - 12:15pm

Belarusian professionals visit Oregon to learn about ecotourism

In May, a group of 10 ecotourism professionals from Belarus visited Oregon through the U.S. Agency for International Development’s Community Connections Program. For three weeks participants explored sustainable tourism initiatives. Read More ››

Thu, 06/28/2012 - 11:30am

Global Classroom News: The Teach Latin America Conference

Teach Latin America: A Conference for K-12 Educators took place on Saturday, May 12th at Lewis & Clark College. This was the fourth conference in our Teach the World Educator Conference and Youth Forum Series. Read More ››

International Visitor Leadership Program
Wed, 04/18/2012 - 12:30pm

International Visitors Program in the News

In the news: A recent International Visitors Program with European financial experts and policy advisers exploring how credit unions navigated the global financial crisis that began in 2008. Read More ››

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