World Affairs Council of Seattle

Seattle, WA

The World Affairs Council links greater Seattle to the world.  World Affairs Council programs provide opportunities for everyone in greater Seattle to be a global citizen by advancing a deep understanding of international events and culture. As a hub for all things international, the World Affairs Council creates programs and opportunities for local people to interact directly with leaders, educators, and professionals from around the world.

The World Affairs Council values global citizenship and cultural exchange for everyone and strives to enrich greater Seattle’s civic and cultural conversation with world perspectives through programs that:

  • Allow for one-on-one conversations with government, business, and civic leaders from other nations;
  • Provide professional and social connections with others who share a passion for world affairs; and
  • Educate and empower the next generation of global leaders.