The World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh’s mission is to provide a pathway for a more globally minded region, offering students and the community a learning space that covers key international issues. The Council is a member of the World Affairs Council of America (WACA), a network of more than 90 nonprofit, nonpartisan member Councils around the country.
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January 17, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - January 17, 2018 @ 1:30 pm
Please join us for The Future of Korea: US & South Korea Under New Leadership: Prospects for Economic and Political Growth. Wednesday, January 17 12pm – 1:30pm Location TBC Registration will open soon. The World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh and the Korean Economic Institute present “The Future of Korea,” a panel discussion featuring three experts: one representative each from … Read More
February 9, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - February 9, 2018 @ 7:30 pm
Friday, February 9, 2018 5:00 – 7:30 pm University Club Registration will open soon. “Race, Gender and Leadership Series: Health & Entrepreneurship in Asia” will take place February 9, 2018, and Samir Lakhani distinguished Pitt alumnus, social entrepreneur, and Top 10 CNN Hero of 2017. He will share his story of developing and launching Eco-Soap Bank while a … Read More
February 14, 2018 @ 9:00 am - February 14, 2018 @ 2:30 pm
Join us at this exciting event, featuring senior military officials from the U.S. Army War College who have first-hand experience with military operations and tactics at home and abroad.
February 15, 2018 - February 16, 2018
Join us at these exciting events, featuring senior military officials from the U.S. Army War College who have first-hand experience with military operations and tactics at home and abroad.
November 8, 2017
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette published an Op-Ed on November 11 by Ambassador Thomas Pickering, who is in Pittsburgh for a series of events sponsored by the World Affairs Council this week. To read the article on the Post-Gazette’s website, click here. The United States should stand by the Iran Deal American leadership will be undermined around … Read More
October 31, 2017
This article first appeared as an article on Gateway School District’s Website. Read the full article here. Seven Gateway HS students attended the 47th annual World Affairs Institute for Student Leaders on Wednesday, Oct. 18th at the Westin Convention Center in Pittsburgh. The topic this year was Global Solutions to the Environmental Crisis. The institute immersed … Read More