July 7, 2013 – July 14, 2013
Join Global Exchange at the annual Woody Guthrie Folk Festival in Okemah, and spend some time learning about the tumultuous events of the early twentieth century that shaped Woody’s politics and united white tenant farmers, native tribes, and African-Americans in a series of uprisings in the forested hills of eastern Oklahoma.
July 13, 2013 – July 20, 2013
July 20, 2013 – July 29, 2013
Costa Rica is a study in contrasts. In the last decade Costa Rica has become an immensely popular tourism destination, known for its stunning scenery, abundant natural resources and diverse wildlife. With its extensive network of national parks, Costa Rica is at the forefront of the international conservation movement and has become synonymous with "ecotourism": socially responsible travel that theoretically conserves the environment while improving the welfare of local people.
July 20, 2013 – July 30, 2013
We invite you to travel to Venezuela with Global Exchange to dig past the headlines and explore the changes occurring in Venezuela, Latin America and the hemisphere as a whole.
July 24, 2013 – August 1, 2013
The division of Korea in 1945, the Korean War which spanned from 1950 to 1953, and resulted in the separation of the Korean peninsula, are some of the events that have left deep wounds in the people of both nations and continue to influence relations with North Korea. Further straining the region are the United States’ military presence in South Korea and North Korea’s nuclear development program which have brought it much attention in recent years.
August 3, 2013 – August 11, 2013
The attention of the world focused on Chiapas on January 1st, 1994, the day that NAFTA went into effect, when an uprising led by indigenous Mexicans brought notice to their precarious living conditions.
August 4, 2013 – August 27, 2013
Join Global Exchange and ActionAid Denmark to Nepal. Attend the Global Platform Nepal situated centrally in the lively, ancient and fascinating city of Kathmandu. The Global Platform is a space for creative and innovative youth activities. The Platform aims at providing the frames for and support to youth activities, workshops and trainings which will encourage and motivate young people to take action in their communities and promote social change.
August 5, 2013 – August 12, 2013
Global Exchange Reality Tours wants to bring together aspiring individuals to travel to Thailand. Accurate statistics are difficult to compile, but it is believed that between 600,00 and 800,000 human beings are trafficked across international borders each year, 80% of them women and children. It is estimated that approximately $9 billion dollars in profits are generated annually through slavery and trafficking, placing the trade in human trafficking in the top three most profitable criminal enterprises along with the drugs and arms trades.
August 7, 2013 – August 21, 2013
August 13, 2013 – August 20, 2013
This is the online portal for participants of the "Viva Cuba! Researching Cuba's African History, Social Services, Culture and Art" tour organized by the National Association of Black Social Workers (NABSW). This tour is a professional research delegation and is open to members and invitees of NABSW. To access the Global Exchange online registration form, please enter the tour code.