Columbus Council on World Affairs

Making a world of difference to advance the Region’s global fluency

For over 40 years, the Columbus Council on World Affairs has fostered global awareness and built bridges between people, cultures, and communities.

Core to our mission is a commitment to global education. Through our Global Scholars Diploma program, we enable high school students to cultivate new cultural perspectives, become leaders in addressing global issues, and prepare for global careers. Our Global Fluency Training supports our region by helping professionals develop and enhance their cross-cultural competency skills. Because global matters at home as much as it does abroad, we bring some of the world’s leading experts on international issues to speak with the community through our Signature Luncheons. We believe that the cultural diversity of the Columbus community makes our schools, neighborhoods, and region stronger. No institution is better at empowering students, professionals, and citizens to collaborate globally than the Columbus Council on World Affairs.

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