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In the News: February 2015

Posted On February 28, 2015
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Colombian Ambassador Luis Carlos Villegas visited the World Trade Center of Atlanta for an event sponsored by The Consulate General of Colombia in Atlanta, the Latin American Chamber of Commerce and the World Affairs Council of Atlanta to discuss “The New Colombia,” and more…

In the News: October 2014

Posted On October 31, 2014
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In a panel discussion regarding the Petrocaribe alliance, Ambassador Charles Shapiro, president of the World Affairs Council of Atlanta discussed his thoughts about the future of the alliance.

In the News: September 2014

Posted On September 30, 2014
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The World Affairs Council of Atlanta’s Founders Day celebration on August 19, 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.

In the News: June 2014

Posted On June 30, 2014
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The World Affairs Council of Atlanta’s 2013 Global Strategic Leadership Forum focused on a critical issue facing boards of directors: CEO succession, and more…

In the News: May 2014

Posted On May 31, 2014
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The Atlanta Health Summit took place this week and one of the biggest takeaways from the third annual Atlanta Summit on Global Health was the fact that policy makers and business leaders must look beyond the one shot programs and think holistically about solutions to deeper systemic problems, and more…

In the News: March 2014

Posted On March 31, 2014
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The Ambassadors of Hungary, Czech Republic, Poland, and Slovakia took a two-day trip to Atlanta where they participated in panel discussions regarding the situation in Ukraine and the energy security and economic prospects in the region, and more…