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

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

World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh’s Public Program Series to Address Five Core Global Issues: Human Rights, Resiliency, Youth, Immigration, and Governance & Diplomacy

March 29, 2021

Pittsburgh, PA – The 90-year-old, nonpartisan World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh launches five unique series of programming, including webinars, panel discussions, and forums aimed to engage everyone from students and community members to business leaders. Each series will feature discussion on globally relevant issues and an opportunity to hear, explore, and understand multiple perspectives. The … Read More