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Combating Trafficking in Persons, Indonesia
October 19th-24th

4th Annual Adult Academic WorldQuest Competition
November 8th

Improving Infectious Disease Response, Russia
November 11th-14th

Transportation and Infrastructure Standards and Financing in the United States, China
November 18th-21st

Media Reform, Moldova
December 7th-15th *Open World Project*

About ICCR of Albany

Mission Statement

“The International Center of New York State’s Capital Region is a non-profit, membership organization which works to promote international and cultural understanding and to increase global awareness of the region’s assets. We accomplish this by:

  • Serving as citizen diplomats by hosting international visitors;
  • Fostering and implementing education and advocacy initiatives focusing on cultural diversity, economic development, human rights, and the global environment;
  • Promoting professional and cultural exchanges and offering shared services for the region’s international groups; and
  • Fostering long-term relationships with foreign cities and regions.”

Vision Statement

“The International Center is New York State’s leader in fostering local and international cultural exchanges, education, and understanding. It is a professionally staffed organization dedicated to enabling the residents of the Capital Region to actively participate in citizen diplomacy through collaborative events and activities bringing together the region’s residents, institutions, and businesses.”