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International Visitors
Tue, 04/29/2014 - 2:30pm

Visiting students take inspiration from Portland home to Africa

In April, 24 high school students from sub-Saharan Africa came to Portland as part of the U.S. Department of State Pan-Africa Youth Leadership Program. One of their main goals in Portland was to develop an action project to implement in their communities, utilizing the skills and techniques learned during the program. Read More ››

International Visitors
Tue, 01/14/2014 - 3:45pm

Exciting hosting opportunities ahead

The World Affairs Council of Oregon invites community members to open their doors and share an American home experience with visitors this spring, summer, and fall. Read More ››

Programs
Thu, 09/26/2013 - 11:45am

Kenneth Pollack on Think Out Loud

Listen to Kenneth M. Pollack, who lectured at the World Affairs Council on September 25, in an interview on OPB's Think Out Loud. Read More ››

International Visitors
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 ››



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