Speakers & Programs
Coming to the Council...
Join us to meet Ishmael Beah, former Sierra Leoneon boy soldier. Register now for our conference on 21st Century Technology featuring astronaut Buzz Aldrin, best-selling author Gregory Stock, many others. View the latest in Council news.
Happy Holidays, and please note that our offices are closed from Dec. 20 to Jan. 4.
Students & Teachers
Global Education for the 21st Century
Reaching more than 2,100 students from public, private, parochial and charter schools across the Greater Philadelphia region each year, the World Affairs Council’s educational legacy has helped to build a growing corps of leaders possessing the critical knowledge, skills and sensibilities necessary to assume the responsibilities of global citizenship.
Travel the World
View Our Upcoming Trips
Early booking discounts for small-ship cruises for Venice to Athens and the Baltic Sea. Still space on March Inside Tunisia; April China, Tibet & the Yangtze River; spring and fall Iran tours and spring European trips: Burgundy & Provence, Norway, and Oxford and the Cotswolds. Additional Cuba tour added.
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Thanks for Your Support
- January 20, 2015
Alaska's Glaciers and the Inside Passage
- January 27, 2015
Ishmael Beah, Former Boy Soldier and Author of Radiance of Tomorrow
- February 03, 2015
21st Century Technology: New Beginning or Terrible End?