Welcome to the Naples Council on World Affairs (NCWA) serving the southwest coast of Florida.
Our mission is to educate, inspire and engage our community in international affairs and critical global issues. (view President's Message)___________________________________
- Feature Presentations - 10 lectures from November to April, featuring distinguished scholars and statesman. To see videos of the lectures click here.
Great Decisions - Weekly discussion groups from January to March, using material from the Foreign Policy Association.
Committee for Special Activities – additional lectures and events
Model United Nations – simulating the United Nations, includes 300 + HS students
Academic WorldQuest – World affairs team competitions for Middle and High Schools
Experiment in International Living (EIL) – Overseas programs for high school students
Georgetown University Scholarships – one week scholarship in International Relations or National Security
Village Assistance Program – provides modest financial assistance to economically distressed communities
NCWA sponsors a Book Discussion Group facilitated by Bill Korstad (firstname.lastname@example.org or 303-887-7116). The next book discussed is " SARDAR: From Afghanistan's Golden Age to Carnage, Book 1" by Abdullah Sharif on January 5, 2015 from 1:30 to 2:30 PM at the Sratford Room. Click here for the entire 2014/15 meeting schedule and location details.
World Travel sponsored by the World Affairs Council of America(WACA).Click here for more information.
ALERT The Model UN program is looking for NCWA members to volunteer as Judges. It is only a 1.5 day commitment at FGCU in early March and we promise it will renew your faith in our young people. For further information contact Bob McGinn (mcginn_Barbara@hotmail.com