President and CEO of the World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh, Betty Cruz, and Founder of Global Minds Initiative, Peyton Klein, announce the merger of the two organizations.

Council News

World Affairs Council Of Pittsburgh Launches 90th Anniversary Celebration Campaign, 90 for 90

July 13, 2021

Pittsburgh, PA – The nonpartisan, nonprofit World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh is launching its 90th anniversary celebration campaign, 90 for 90, from July 13 to October 11. Over a 90-day period, the Council will promote and host activities that explore Pittsburgh’s global history and encourage people to connect with their community and each other. Individuals … Read More

The State of COVID-19 On-the-Ground in India: Climate activist based in India provides first-hand perspective to healthcare crisis, global response, the role of youth in innovative solutions, and her Pittsburgh ties

May 4, 2021

Pittsburgh, PA – In a video interview held today with World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh President and CEO, Betty Cruz, climate activist, Divya Nawale, describes the challenges in India and how the global community can provide support, including Pittsburgh residents.  Facing its second wave of COVID-19 infections, India’s numbers continue to grow rapidly as its healthcare … Read More