The World Affairs Council of Greater Hampton Roads is a registered 501(c)3 non-profit, non-partisan educational organization. Our council expands the awareness of foreign policy and diplomacy for the citizens of Hampton Roads in order to promote a broader understanding of issues of global importance.
The mission of the World Affairs Council of Greater Hampton Roads includes:
-Bringing world leaders to the Greater Hampton Roads to the Greater Hampton Roads region to facilitate a public discussion about international relations and bring international attention to the concerns of local citizens and businesses.
-Providing reasonably priced, quality educational programming and events to the public, including discounted and free events for students and educators.
-Continually expanding our strong outreach program to high school, college students and educators in order to engage them in international topics and develop their interests and involvement in world affairs