Debt Restructuring, Corporate Governance, and Competition in the United States

Five financial and legal experts from China will be visiting Cleveland to gain insight of the financial and legal aspects of debt and industry restructuring in the United States.  The program here will explore ways in which U.S. companies use restructuring to create efficient operations, observe corporate governance best practices, and assess the benefits of […]

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The North Korean Nuclear Crisis: How Does This End?

 Cleveland Council on World Affairs Presents: A Foreign Policy Forum  As North Korea is inching closer to becoming a nuclear-armed regime, the world braces for one of the world’s gravest security threats. Evans J.R. Revere, a nonresident senior fellow at the Brookings Institution’s Center for East Asia Policy Studies, will address where U.S. policy on […]

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Strengthening Trans-Atlantic Economic Ties through Trade

According to a 2015 article by Cleveland.com, manufacturers in Ohio shipped more than $1.7 billion in goods to Germany in 2014, allowing Germany to become Ohio’s fifth largest trading partner. Northeast Ohio’s top export commodities to Germany are aviation and spacecraft parts, fortifying an aerospace trade relationship that dates back centuries.  For instance, Akron and […]

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Meet and Greet with CCWA

Join us to learn more about CCWA and our volunteer and internship opportunities. Our Meet and Greet evens are free, but reservations are required. We have two upcoming Meet and Greet events scheduled – when you register, please indicate which session you are interested in attending: Monday, March 20 at 12:00 Noon (Join us for a […]

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Strategies for Global Transparency and Accountability – Addressing Misperceptions of Corruption

Six participants from India are scheduled to visit Cleveland for a global transparency and accountability program in March this year. The participants will explore the city’s best practices for promoting transparency and accountability in all sectors of society. The group will meet with the Inspector General to discuss measures that strengthen ethical conduct in economic […]

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Meet and Greet with CCWA

Join us to learn more about CCWA and our volunteer and internship opportunities. Our Meet and Greet evens are free, but reservations are required. We have two upcoming Meet and Greet events scheduled – when you register, please indicate which session you are interested in attending: Monday, March 20 at 12:00 Noon (Join us for a […]

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TESOL Exchange Program through the English Access Microscholarship Program

The Cleveland Council on World Affairs is hosting a State Department-sponsored TESOL Exchange Program as part of the English Access Microscholarship Program that is designed to explore development of educational curriculum to teach English and best practices in teaching methodology. Coming to Cleveland to learn about the city’s English language development is a group from […]

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Accountability in Government

Five participants from Angola and one from Sao Tome and Principe are scheduled to visit Cleveland in March for a sub-regional program concerning accountability in government. The group will explore the role of media outlets, citizens, and civil society in fostering transparency and accountability in government. Furthermore, the participants will meet with the Inspector General […]

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U.S. Higher Education and Accreditation

According to a report from the Institute of International Education, the Near East and North Africa region has the fastest growing international student population, with an increase of 20 percent in students enrolled in U.S. higher education. Despite this, the country of Algeria does not recognize the validity of degrees from U.S. colleges and universities. […]

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Energy Security

Three participants from Croatia, including the Special Advisor to the Minister for Energy Issues, are scheduled to visit Cleveland for an energy program in February this year. The participants will explore Cleveland’s best practices for improving energy efficiency in order to introduce similar ideas and methods in Croatia’s growing energy sector. Our guests will interact […]

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