When you become a member of the World Affairs Council of Atlanta you will be joining Atlanta’s business, non-profit, government and community leaders in exploring complex international topics with speakers and fellow members.

Benefits of Membership

Members-Only Opportunities

Member Discount Codes:

  • All active Council members are entitled to receive the membership rate for programs. Discount Codes are included in the text of our weekly newsletters.

Member Pricing for Guests:

  • When a member registers for an event, this benefit allows the member to register and pay for one guest at the member rate.

Invitations to Members-Only Programs:

  • Members receive complimentary admission to our monthly Members Forum programs: an interactive round-table discussion with a featured speaker.
  • We also organize an annual Founders Day Reception for our members to celebrate the support of our members, donors, and board of directors.

Publications Discounts:

  • Members can access discounts for subscriptions to various publications including Foreign Affairs, Foreign Policy, The Economist, The New Yorker and, Harper’s Magazine.

Public Member Discounts:

  • Members benefit from a 15% ticket discount to attend performances at the Rialto Center for the Arts using WACATL promo code or calling the box office.

Access and Education

Deepen your understanding of complex international issues, including financial, business and social issues, and an opportunity to network, exchanging views and opinions with other members and experts.


Connect with like-minded individuals who are seeking a global experience in Atlanta and want to expand their knowledge and understanding of international issues that touch our lives as professionals, citizens and individuals.

Clyde Tuggle“As an international city and the economic hub of the southeast United States, the World Affairs Council of Atlanta plays a crucial role. It brings together leaders from business, government and civil society to engage with visiting foreign officials and facilitate invaluable connections that raise Atlanta’s profile globally.I am proud to have been one of the founders of the Council and honored to have served the Council and our great city as Chairman for two years.”
– Clyde Tuggle

Find Out More

Contact: Alice Dossche,, 404-413-7030