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Speakers & Programs

Coming to the Council...

Don't miss our 2016 Atlas Award recognizing the Hon. Joseph R. Biden, Vice President of the United States.  Coming this fall: Patrick Harker, Thomas L. Friedman, and more! Read the latest in Council news.

Students & Teachers

Global Education for the 21st Century

Reaching more than 2,200 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.


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View Our Upcoming Trips

Last chance for 2016 Cuba or Spain & Portugal.  Space on Vietnam; the Italian Lakes; Arabia or Tanzania. 2017: Southern Africa almost sold out.  Council exclusives for: Colombia with Ambassador Heather Hodges. Cultural Cuba with Megan Torrey, or Inside Iran with Jim Falk.  Visit 2016 and 2017 tours including Kingdoms and Cultures by private jet.

Thanks for Your Support

The Stan & Arlene Ginsburg Family Foundation
The Mill Spring Foundation
Progressive Business Publications
Satell Center for Executive Education
UGI and AmeriGas