This holiday season, support citizen diplomacy!
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International exchanges contribute to the development of a more peaceful world, boost the American economy, and help make the United States more secure. Become a citizen diplomat! Help us build a network of human relationships that serve as the foundation for international agreements and cultural cooperation.
What can you do?
- Contact your Congressional representatives; https://www.alliance-exchange.org/advocacy/write-your-members-congress/
- Support local exchange programs; http://www.worldchicago.org/make-a-donation/
- Engage your network in advocacy; https://www.alliance-exchange.org/advocacy/engaging-your-network-advocacy/
- Monitor exchange news and policy trends; https://www.alliance-exchange.org/info-and-issues/
- For more ideas, visit the websites of the Alliance for International Exchange or U.S. Global Ties. https://www.alliance-exchange.org/
- Donate here to WorldChicago: http://www.worldchicago.org/make-a-donation/
Small example of WorldChicago’s impact: WorldChicago Fellow wins 2018 Alumni Impact Award.
Former WorldChicago Professional Fellow, Tanja Madžarević, is one of the 2018 Alumni Impact Award recipients selected by the State Department for the impact they are making in their home countries after completing the Professional Fellows Program. They were acknowledged in Washington DC where they received their award, led workshops, shared their work experiences, and spoke with 200+ Professional Fellows from around the world. Read about he achievements: http://www.worldchicago.org/worldchicago-fellow-wins-2018-alumni-impact-award/