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In the News: November 2013

Posted On November 30, 2013
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On October 31st, 2014, we hosted Industrial America & Global Competition. Our speaker, Douglas Oberhelman of Caterpillar commented that the slow speed of United States’ trade agreements put American companies at a disadvantage on the global market. Read more…

In the News: September 2013

Posted On September 30, 2013
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On October 9, 2013, Chile’s Ambassador to the United States, Felipe Bulnes, spoke at a World Affairs Council of Atlanta luncheon about his country’s move from a resource-based economy to one built on high technology. Read more…

In the News: August 2013

Posted On August 31, 2013
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The World Affairs Council of Atlanta’s Founders Day celebration on August 19th, 2013, featured a speech by its new chairman David Abney who encouraged small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to invest and support new markets throughout the world. Read more…

In the News: June 2013

Posted On June 17, 2013
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Kristi York Wooten, one of ONE’s top volunteers in Atlanta, reports on an important global food security gathering and a few fun advocacy events in her region, which she attended as part of its Global Food Revolution campaign following the council’s Atlanta Summit on Global Health & Hunger held on May 20. Read more…

In the News: May 2013

Posted On May 31, 2013
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On May 21, 2013, the World Affairs Council of Atlanta hosted the Second Annual Atlanta Summit on Global Health, once again showcasing the importance and the potential of the Atlanta community. Read more…

In the News: March 2013

Posted On March 31, 2013
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The World Affairs Council recently held a briefing at the Decatur Headquarters of Global Health Action to discuss the progress and challenges of aid efforts in Haiti three years after the devastating Earthquake and the importance of partnerships amongst aid organizations going forward. Read more…

 
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