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Because Oregon means The World to us.

WorldOregon is a hub for globally-minded people who want to be more connected to the world—and to each other! Our programs build bridges across cultures, foster real dialogue, and promote global understanding.

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Host a Visiting Young Leader this Summer!
Apply TODAY for Young Leaders in Action 2018-2019!
Announcing 2018 International Speakers Series
Great Decisions Returns in January 2018

UPCOMING EVENTS

02/23/2018
Great Decisions: China & America - the New Geopolitical Equation

The perennially popular noontime conversation series Great Decisions returns to Portland State University January 19...

02/27/2018
YP C.U.L.T.: Portland Int'l Film Festival - "Claire's Camera"

Join the Young Professionals of WorldOregon for our February tradition of enjoying a feature of...

03/01/2018
US-Japan Relations in Portland, Oregon: Impact on Trade, Economy, and Community

Building on the strength of the U.S.-Japan security alliance, the relationship between the United States...

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We keep you connected to the people, places, and issues that are shaping our global future.

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International youth & adult visitors hosted by Oregonians
Countries represented by leaders visiting Oregon
Oregonians K-12 students engaged with Culture Boxes -our unique, hands-on global curriculum

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“Oregon is better because of the dialogue sparked by WorldOregon programs—and my life is enriched by the knowledge and friendships I've gained by being a member. WorldOregon gives me hope for our global future!” - Yassi Irajpanah, Member & Supporter