Speakers & Programs
Coming to the Council...
Mark your calendars for programs on The Romeo and Juliet of Afghanistan and Globalization. Join the discussion on Islam in our three-part series starting on February 24. Hear Philadelphia native Jeffrey Stern talk about Kabul's Marefat School. Read the latest in Council news.
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.
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Save $1,000 on cruises: Celtic Lands or Adriatic & Aegean Seas and Danube River Cruise. Small-group land tours to: Iran, Eastern Europe, Tanzania, and Spain & Portugal. Insider tours to Cuba and UAE, Oman & Qatar. 3-week Immersion program in Aix-en-Provence. Plus - trip of a lifetime: Around the World by Private Jet! View all upcoming 2016!
Thanks for Your Support
- February 16, 2016
The Lovers: Afghanistan's Romeo and Juliet
- February 21, 2016
The Whole Truth Special Event
- February 24, 2016
United States of Jihad: The Rise of Radicalism in the U.S. with Peter Bergen