2017 National Conference

The WACA National Conference has brought World Affairs Council leaders and members together to discuss the most pressing global issues and policy choices that impact our lives.


Cover to Cover

Join us at the 2017 National Conference on November 17, for a live, in-person Cover to Cover session that will include numerous authors including, Steven A Cook, author of False Dawn: Protest, Democracy, and Violence in the New Middle East.


Council of the Month

Meet our council of the month. The Naples Council on World Affairs is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization whose mission is to educate, inspire and engage our community in international affairs and critical global issues.


Academic WorldQuest

Our flagship youth education program is a fun, fast-paced team competition for high school students. Academic WorldQuest tests players’ knowledge of current international politics, geography, global economics, history, and world cultures.


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Academic WorldQuest

A high school team competition testing knowledge of international politics, geography, history, and more.


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November 29 - December 29

FPA Centennial Lecture
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Join Peter Krogh, Professor and former Dean of Georgetown School of Foreign Service, as he delivers a on the topic of the “The Great War, Wilson, and the FPA."

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