The Global Beat 2016

Washington, D.C.

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About Foreign Affairs 
Since its founding in 1922, Foreign Affairs has been the leading forum for serious discussion of American foreign policy and global affairs. Foreign Affairs is published by the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR), a non-profit and nonpartisan membership organization dedicated to improving the understanding of U.S. foreign policy and international affairs through the free exchange of ideas.

About Devex As the media platform for the global development community, Devex engages with our audience of over a million development professionals and 1,000+ member organizations daily. We are a convener for donor agencies, foundations, NGOs, development implementers and practitioners alike, building content and conversations around top issues, industry trends and intelligence.


Our sponsors show a commitment to a vibrant and free press. We invite you to learn more and discuss how your team can be included in this premium VIP event.

For details, contact Elena Tchainikova at 212 434 9526


Kicking off the weekend of the White House Correspondents Dinner, Foreign Affairs and Devex are hosting our fourth annual gala celebrating international affairs coverage. Today more than ever, foreign correspondents are risking their lives to report from remote and dangerous locations. The Global Beat party celebrates them, bringing together influential Washington policymakers, prominent media personalities, accomplished journalists, rising stars, and celebrities known for their activism and involvement in international affairs.

Past Host Committee Members Include:
Kal PennActor and former Associate Director of Press Engagement for the White House 
Sebastian JungerDirector, Restrepo
Alfre WoodardNBC's State of Affairs
Tony GoldwynNBC's Scandal
Karen FinneyMSNBC 
Maria BartiromoFox Business Network

Registration for this invitation-only event is now closed. For more information, please contact us at [email protected]

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