2023 Open World Programs

This year, we will be welcoming four Open World groups:

  • March 10-18    Poland: Women Entrepreneurs
  • Apr 21-29     Ukraine: Renewable Energy/Energy Independence
  • July 21 – 29 Mongolia: Rule of Law
  • Sept 29 – Oct 7    Armenia: Technology and the Rule of Law

The Open World program of the most effective U.S. exchange programs for countries of the post-Soviet era. The program conducts exchanges that establish lasting professional relationships between the up-and-coming leaders of Open World countries and Americans dedicated to showcasing U.S. values and democratic institutions. The Congressional Office for International Leadership enhances U.S. foreign policy objectives in building more secure, democratic, and prosperous societies.

If you are interested in home hosting, dinner hosting, or escorting any of these groups, please contact us at: community@iccralbany.org or fill out our volunteer form!