Connecting with Visitors on a Different Level with Global Ties ABQ

Would you consider cinema as one of the most multifaceted and powerful art forms in this day and age? I certainty would. Cinema influences us from the very first time we get to see our first movie. It is able to give many individuals a little guidance and help them better understand their own lives... Continue Reading →

My Emerging Leaders Experience

By: Gabriela Estala, Global Ties ABQ Program Coordinator Every January, the Global Ties ABQ team heads to Washington DC to participate in the National Meeting of Global Ties US, and this year I had the distinct privilege and honor of being one of 18 young professionals selected to participate in the Global Ties US Emerging... Continue Reading →

Congressional District One Candidate Forum

On May 21, Global Ties ABQ, the World Affairs Council of Albuquerque, the New Mexico Trade Alliance and the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute hosted a Congressional District One Candidate Forum on today’s pressing international issues and U.S. foreign policy. The Forum was held at the UNM Continuing Education Center's Auditorium and moderated by Ambassador William... Continue Reading →

My Top Proudest Moments with Global Ties ABQ

Hi! My name is Lye and I was a citizen diplomat in the U.S. Department of State’s International Visitor Leadership Program focused on Refugee and Migration Issues, which came to Albuquerque in May 2018. I currently work as Portfolio Manager for the One Foundation in Dublin of which I oversee the strategic responses to the... Continue Reading →

Fun Quiz Night with Global Ties ABQ

"This country stretches along the Atlantic and Indian Oceans and is neighbored by Zimbabwe, Botswana, Mozambique. This is one of the few countries in Africa to never have a coup d’etat and regular elections have been held for close to a century. Some popular sports include soccer, rugby, and cricket." Can you guess the answer... Continue Reading →

Make Your Dream Come True with Global Ties ABQ

Hi, I’m Macarena. I’m one of the Youth Ambassadors Program participants. Since I was little, I have dreamed to travel the United States and change the world’s situation, especially my community’s situation. In terms of pursuing my dream, Youth Ambassadors Program (YPA) was a good opportunity to learn global leadership and civic engagement. It gave... Continue Reading →

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