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Thank you to everyone who attended our 20th annual WorldQuest competition.
See you next year!

Upcoming Events: 

Thursday, April 2, 2020

Philippines and the United States -- Security and Economic Relationship in the Indo Pacific
Ambassador for Republic of the Philippines to the United States of America
Details and registration coming soon

Wednesday, April 29, 2020
NATO Festival Banquet
The NATO Alliance 75 years after World War II
Enduring Challenges and Opportunities
Featuring Michael C. Ryan
Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for European and NATO Policy (invited)
Details to be announced

Celebrating 5o Years of WACGHR

Listen to author Fred Bergsten talk about Trade and Foreign Policy on Hearsay with Cathy Lewis.
Listen to author Katherine Verdery talk about her experiences on Hearsay with Cathy Lewis.

  The Future of Korea

Listen to NATO Supreme Allied Commander General Mercier and our own Regina Karp talking about NATO on Hearsay with Cathy Lewis.

Thank you to everyone who joined us for the


Our mission

To educate our community to become well-informed and engaged citizens about critical international issues as they affect the world, nation, and the local region and thus prepare Hampton Roads citizens to thrive in an increasingly complex and challenging world.  
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We would like to thank Norfolk Commission on the Arts & Humanities  for a grant in support of the World Affairs Council

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 Norfolk Commission on the Arts & Humanities 

Margaret Little, CPF

Old Dominion University


 Slover Library

 Ronald Ritter

Norfolk State University

 Slover Library  Foundation

Norfolk Tug Company

Bear-In Mind Strategies

The Landmark Foundation

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Cathy Lewis picture property of WHRO.
Portugal images courtesy of Maria Zammit.
Norfolk Academy students image by D. Rezelman
Mermaid & NATO Festival Banquet by Rocio Amat property of R. Amat & Hampton Roads World Affairs Council. Please do not use without permission.