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Ivo Daalder with MSNBC host and white house correspondent
Ivo Daalder with MSNBC host and white house correspondent Ivo Daalder with MSNBC host and white house correspondent
Ivo Daalder with MSNBC host and white house correspondent
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Video Series Featured Video
After meeting with allies, President Biden will have a strong message and red lines for President Putin, Council President Ivo Daalder explains to MSNBC.
A mural is displayed on Litehouse Whole Food Grill on Dodge Avenue in the Fifth Ward, known as the historic Black community, in Evanston, Illinois
A mural is displayed on Litehouse Whole Food Grill on Dodge Avenue in the Fifth Ward, known as the historic Black community, in Evanston, Illinois
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In honor of Juneteenth, activists Alicia Garza and Liz Dozier discuss how empowering Black communities through civic and policy engagement is essential to addressing inequalities and systemic racism.
We’re here to help you understand the world around you. All events are virtual right now due to COVID-19. We look forward to seeing you in person in the future.
A black and white photo of the view from the ground below three skyscrapers
A black and white photo of the view from the ground below three skyscrapers
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PAST EVENT VIDEO Pritzker Forum on Global Cities
The CEO of United Airlines, the President of Microsoft, the Governor of Tokyo, and other civic and industry leaders from around the world discuss the resilience of cities and how they may revive their social and economic vitality.

Apply Now for Fall Internships

If you're passionate about international affairs, global cities, or global food and agriculture, apply to become a Council intern! Check out opportunities for undergraduate juniors and seniors, as well as graduate students, for virtual fall internships.
Next Generation intern Meg in front of the Council's logo wall.
A woman from Somaliland flees her home due to drought
A woman from Somaliland flees her home due to drought
A woman from Somaliland flees her home due to drought
Global Politics
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Podcast Deep Dish Podcast
Although COVID-19 brought many aspects of our world to a standstill over the last year, violent conflict was not one of them. What can we do to end the cycle?

Membership has its benefits

As a Council member, you can increase your global acumen and cultural intelligence to stay ahead, mingle with other members, network to find professional connections, and support the idea of US engagement in global affairs right here in Chicago. Learn about membership benefits