Cleveland Council on World Affairs

The Cleveland Council on World Affairs is a non-profit organization affiliated with both Global Ties U.S. and the World Affairs Councils of America. It was founded in 1923 to promote world peace and today delivers a range of programs that promote international affairs education and build global understanding

Through professional learning exchanges, the Council hosts hundreds of current and emerging leaders from around the world every year. These public diplomacy programs seek to build mutual understanding between the U.S. and other nations. By arranging meetings with local professionals, international visitors and Citizen Diplomats, the Council builds bridges of understanding between local citizens and their foreign counterparts.