Join the GlobalPDX Advisory Board

At GlobalPDX, we are constantly seeking to expand our impact. At this moment in history, it is more important than ever to emphasize our global interconnection and support our international work and collaborations. We are seeking a diverse Advisory Board to guide this growth and evolution of...

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GlobalPDX Virtual Lunch & Learn

“Adjusting Your Fundraising Plan for the New Era” with Caliopy Glaros We are proud to partner with Caliopy Glaros as she speaks to this very timely topic. Seats are limited for this event, with only 12 attendees, but the session will be recorded and published on the Training Library of...

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CxC Amplified: PUTTING THE WORLD BACK TOGETHER

An ideas summit presented by World Affairs Councils nationwide May 4–8, 2020 Putting the World Back Together marks the first time World Affairs Councils across the country will gather virtually for a special, inclusive Ideas Summit. The collective programming – virtual events, conversations,...

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November Lunch and Learn

Bring your lunch and join us as we hear from Micaela Schweitzer-Bluhm, the new U.S. Department of State Diplomat in Residence! “A career in the Department of State is always an adventure – mine has been full of unexpected experiences, fascinating encounters, and non-stop learning. When I joined, I...

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Development Drinks

Development Drinks is a monthly gathering hosted by GlobalPDX, for people interested in international development. This social event is meant to be a chance to connect with others and to learn about the work of GlobalPDX members. This month we are delighted to highlight Jonathan Jennings,...

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NGO Showcase WorldOregon Young Professionals

Each year World Oregon highlights 12-15 international development organizations giving our dynamic community of internationally minded folks like you the opportunity to learn about their work, get inspired, get involved, network, and socialize. This is a FREE event, and a great opportunity for you...

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National Security in Turbulent Times

A conversation about the current state of US nuclear policy, the fight to diversify the voices making crucial decisions about our national security, and how each of us can be advocates for a safer world.

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Power of Partnership Mixer

You’re invited: Meet, mix and mingle with organizations in Portland that believe in the work that we do. This event is our way of saying “thank you” to the many businesses, universities, nonprofits and community leaders that made our work possible this year. Join Green...

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India Will Ban Single-Use Plastics

The ban will be implemented across the nation on Oct. 2. Why Global Citizens Should Care Plastic waste, if not recycled or properly managed, often becomes a harmful environmental pollutant that impacts life on land and in the oceans. Reducing plastic pollution is essential to establishing and...

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Global Opportunities for SDGs (GO for SDGs) initiative

Description As part of Germany’s and UNEP’s promise to step up their efforts for globally implementing the SDGs, the German Ministry for Environment and UNEP have created ‘Global Opportunities for SDGs’ (or in short: GO for SDGs). This new initiative aims to accelerate and raise ambition for...

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74th UN General Assembly

World leaders gathering in New York City at the 74th session of the UN General Assembly have been putting environmental issues are at the forefront of the discussions. Governments, civil society and individuals are making commitments on how they will act on climate, sharing progress on...

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