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School, Family, and Community Partnerships


Nov 12th-16th

Next week, NH will host a group of 15 International visitors from Saudi Arabia. They are meeting with a variety of NGO's and school officials and will explore how NH works to bring school, family and community together for NH's youth.

Environmental Conservation Technologies


Nov 19th-22nd

Later this month, NH will host a group of 8 International Visitors from Russia. They will have the opportunity to explore UAV development in the state. A variety of meetings will showcase NH environmental protection and interaction with local community, UAV's to monitor illegal logging activities, and UAVs in forest management.

Civil Aviation and Safety


Nov 27th-Dec 1st

Over Thanksgiving week, NH will host a group of 5 International visitors from Kazakhstan. They will have the opportunity to enjoy an American Thanksgiving dinner and meet with Manchester-Boston Regional Airport and many more aviation safety organizations. 

Tax Administration in the US


Dec 12th-14th

In December, NH will host 5 International Visitors from Ukraine. This visit will provide a unique perspective on tax administration, as NH does not have a state income or sales tax, but do rely heavily on property taxes, fees, and sin taxes.


International Education Week:

Deborah L. Coffin Women's Center pres.

A Film Screening of "Girl Rising"

Tuesday November 12, 6 - 8:30PM

Southern New Hampshire University

Gustafson, Alumni Hall

2500 North River Rd.

Manchester, NH

Celebrate the powerful stories of girls who push through tremendous barriers in the pursuit of a brighter future through the film "Girl Rising."

For more info, email:

Business Across Borders

Wednesday November 13, 5 - 8PM

Southern New Hampshire University

Hospitality Center

2500 North River Rd.

Manchester, NH

Learn More Here!

CHINA Town Hall 2019

Monday November 18th, 6 - 7PM

This national webcast discussion will be moderated by George Stephanopoulos, Chief Anchor of ABC News. Panelists will include Steve Orlins, President of the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations and Melanie Hart, Senior Fellow and Director for China Policy at the Center for American Progress. Two additional panelists will be announced in the coming weeks.

Learn More Here!

World Affairs Discussion Group

Mondays 4 PM - 5 PM

Portsmouth Public Library
175 Parrott Avenue, Portsmouth, NH 03801

Are you fascinated by international affairs and the world of foreign policy? If so, please join Library Director Steve Butzel and a group of your peers in the Hilton Garden Inn Room on Mondays to discuss two topics that are voted on in advance by the group. 

If you plan on attending and would like to vote on the week's possible topics, send our Director an email at skbutzel@cityofportsmouth, and he will send you a link to the webpage where you can vote. The list of topics is posted each Wednesday afternoon and voting concludes that Friday afternoon. At that point, the Director will send out an email to the group letting them know the two selected topics, and a list of links to suggested articles.

Where do we get our possible topics and a set of suggested articles from each week? From the World Affairs Council of America's Weekly World News Update webpage.

For more information, contact our director,

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