Community Event: Making Practical Progress on Human Rights: An Essential Element of Sustainable Business

Case Western Reserve University School of Law presents this year’s Klatsky Endowed Lecture, featuring former Assistant Secretary of State for Human Rights Michael Posner, who will provide a modern prescription for resolving the tension between human rights and globalization. According to Posner, three decades of economic globalization have generated significant growth and job creation in […]

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Multicultural Holiday Celebration

International Community Council – Worldwide Intercultural Network (ICC-WIN) in partnership with the City of Cleveland invites you to the 7th Annual Cleveland Multicultural Holiday Celebration for international food, music, performances, fashion show and networking. To register, click here.

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Improving the Management of Municipal Sold Waste: A Project for Indonesia

Waste management systems are not something that is typically thought of when considering human services, yet it is critically important to any city’s infrastructure. The government of Solo City in Indonesia has been under immense pressure to improve its waste management functions and government officials will be exploring creative solutions to this topic while in […]

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Identity Politics in U.S. Elections: A Project for Canada

The Cleveland Council on World Affairs will be welcoming political operatives, observers, and analysts from Canada for a program entitled “Identity Politics in U.S. Elections”. This will be an exciting time to learn about the United States’ election process, given that visitors will be able witness Election Day firsthand and have an opportunity to participate in […]

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Civil Society Activism: A Project for Mozambique

Creating a healthy multicultural city requires civic engagement to promote ethics, civil rights, and tolerance. That is why the Cleveland Council on World Affairs is proud to welcome visitors from Mozambique for a program entitled “Civil Society Activism” in early November. This program will focus on expanding civil society, promoting democracy, and advancing an engaged […]

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Legislative Professional Fellows Program for India and Pakistan

As an extension of the first cohort of Legislative Professional Fellows from India and Pakistan that CCWA welcomed to Cleveland in May, CCWA will be hosting 4 more LFP fellows for four weeks during the last half of October and the first half of November, 2016. The Legislative Professional Fellows Program brings emerging leaders in the […]

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International Careers Networking Night: Presented by Cleveland Council on World Affairs & Summer on the Cuyahoga

Please join the Cleveland Council on World Affairs and Summer on the Cuyahoga as we present a free informal networking event and dessert reception for interns interested in international careers in the Foreign Service, the Peace Corps and beyond. Featured Speakers: CCWA President and Ambassador Heather Hodges will provide an overview of the Foreign Service […]

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Happy Dog Takes on the World: The Panama Papers

The Panama Papers are one of the largest data leaks in history: 2.6 terabytes that include 11.5 million documents from the world’s fourth biggest offshore law firm, Mossack Fonseca. Contained within the unprecedented volume of files are a network that expose how some of the global political elite use offshore bank accounts and shell companies […]

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Monte Ahuja College of Business Global Business Center Presents: Globalizing Your Business: Translating Human Resources

As the complexity of worldwide operations increases, so too the Human Resource functions supporting those operations. Developing strategies for managing global operations in new and unfamiliar ways will be the focus of this program. This program presents an opportunity for you to increase your comfort levels associated with leading a global workforce. Topics presented will […]

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