International Connections: Where Are They Now?

Posted on Feb 9, 2015 in International Visitors Program | Comments Off on International Connections: Where Are They Now?

Mrs. Kara David – Peabody Award Winning Documentarian Every year, the Seattle World Affairs Council hosts hundreds of current and...

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International Connections: Seattle Hosts Climate Change Youth Leaders from New Zealand and Australia

Posted on Jan 22, 2015 in International Visitors Program, Youth | Comments Off on International Connections: Seattle Hosts Climate Change Youth Leaders from New Zealand and Australia

This past December, Seattle hosted a youth leadership group of nine high school students from New Zealand and Australia, and a teacher from...

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American Youth Ambassadors in Brazil: Jimmy Bernard’s Story

Posted on Jan 5, 2015 in Cultural Exchange, Global Youth Leadership Institute, International Visitors Program, Uncategorized, Youth | Comments Off on American Youth Ambassadors in Brazil: Jimmy Bernard’s Story

One of the best parts of our job in the International Visitor Program (IVP) is hearing from people whose lives have been impacted by our...

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International Connections: Seattle Urban Planning Expertise Aids Albanian Officials

Posted on Dec 2, 2014 in International Visitors Program, Uncategorized | Comments Off on International Connections: Seattle Urban Planning Expertise Aids Albanian Officials

          Recently, the World Affairs Council hosted an international visitor group from Albania to explore best practices for urban...

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International Connections: Strength through Community Partnerships

Posted on Nov 20, 2014 in International Visitors Program | Comments Off on International Connections: Strength through Community Partnerships

Earlier this year, I joined the World Affairs Council team as an intern for the International Visitor Program (IVP).  IVP manages...

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Micro-Diplomacy with Mongolia at Glacier Peak High

Posted on Nov 6, 2014 in Cultural Exchange, Global Classroom, International Visitors Program | Comments Off on Micro-Diplomacy with Mongolia at Glacier Peak High

Last week, a delegation from Mongolia visited Seattle via the Open World Leadership Center, a congressionally-sponsored agency, in...

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