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The Vermont Council on World Affairs:

The VCWA brings programs on topics of global importance and hundreds of international visitors to the state of Vermont.

Our programs include bringing world-class speakers to our doorstep to talk about today's important issues, hosting discussion groups on U.S. foreign policy issues and bringing visitors to Vermont from around the globe to promote international understanding.

We bring the world to Vermont and Vermont to the world!


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Google Street View & LCRCC Announce the Lake Champlain Region Virtual Area Guide

The Lake Champlain Regional Chamber of Commerce officially partnered with the Google Street View "INDOORS"  team to bring the popular Google Maps "Street View" technology INSIDE your business establishment at half the cost of non-member businesses. Chamber member packages start at $199. You can't miss out on this important tourism, shop local, and Google Local marketing benefit, so sign your company up today!


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VCWA Upcoming Events


Thursday February 23rd

Connecting Locally, Working Globally: Livak Ballroom, 4th floor of the Davis Center, 6-8pm. Join the VCWA, UVM, and TetraTech ARD for a night of networking featuring local companies and organizations that work globally.


Monday February 27th

VCWA Ambassador Series: Morgan Room at Champlain College, 7:30pm. Israel and the Arab World featuring former Israeli Ambassador to South Sudan (2012-2014) and Egypt (2014-2016), Ambassador Haim Koren.


Wednesday March 1st

VCWA Speaker Series: Kellogg-Hubbard Library, Montpelier, 7pm. Vermont Humanities Council presents: The United States and NATO: Lead or Leave? by Stanley R. Sloan. For more information, click here.


Thursday April 13th

VCWA Speaker Series: Champlain College Perry Presentation Room, 6pm. The United States and a Region in Conflict: on Turkey, Syria, Iraq and the Kurds with speakers Ambassador Robert Ford and Mr. Abdulhamit Bilisi. Moderated by Peter Clavelle.


Wednesday May 3rd

VCWA Speaker Series: St. Johnsbury Athenaeum, 7pm. Vermont Humanities Council presents: World War II: American Perceptions and Historical Realities by Mark Stoler. For more information, click here.