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48th Annual Festival of Nations
October 20th, Noon-5pm
Empire State Plaza Convention Center

Procurement for Infrastructure Projects
Lithuania October 30th –November 2nd

Adult WorldQuest Trivia Event
Thursday November 14th
Russell Sage College of Troy
Bush Memorial Hall
50 1st Street, Troy NY

Open World: Armenia
Parliamentary Members
November 15th- 21st

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.”