The Undergraduate Political Science Association at the University of Connecticut has partnered with the World Affairs Forum to further the mission of both organizations. World Affairs Forum is a local non-partisan, non-profit bringing change makers and residents together to discuss topics of public concern. They provide Fairfield and Westchester Counties with the knowledge and networks they need to better understand how global affairs impact their local lives. Audiences include people from all sectors, including education, business and non-profit professionals.

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TRAVEL Explore the world with us. Within our World Affairs Councils of America network, WAC of Philadelphia has been organizing Travel the World trips for over 35 years.  We offer unique tours to fascinating destinations that include access to political experts and local guides who give behind the scenes views and briefings. Because of our…

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(Stamford, CT) World Affairs Forum (WAF) launches its 2019- 2020 season with a dinner event at the Stamford Yacht Club entitled “Searching for Peace in Afghanistan” presented by Former Ambassador of Afghanistan to France and to Canada, Omar Samad on Thursday, September 12, 2019 from 6:30-9:00pm. According to thebalance.com, the effort toward peace in Afghanistan…

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PARTNERS We work with all sectors of the community to increase global awareness and teach the value of diplomacy. LOCAL BUSINESSES Local businesses support our educational work through sponsorship and partner with us to increase global awareness, diplomacy training and team building among employees. Learn more about our sponsors. UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT We offer education,…

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ABOUT US We create conversations that increase awareness of world affairs. We are a non-partisan, non-profit organization serving over 500 members in Fairfield and Westchester counties through a variety of programs. World Affairs Forum was established in 1946 in response to, and in support of, the founding of the United Nations. MISSION Create conversations in…

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WORLD AFFAIRS FORUM Connecting our community to our world Join Our Mailing List Serving Fairfield and Westchester Counties UPCOMING EVENTS With the health and well-being of our community in mind, and with guidelines from the Centers of Disease Control that recommend avoiding gatherings of large groups indoors, we are providing our programs virtually through September…

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