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World Affairs Challenge


The 2024 World Affairs Challenge is underway!

Stay tuned for updates from our participating teams.

Are you a community member interested in supporting WAC students this year?

Join our volunteer team as a WAC Judge!

First opportunities available February 23-29!

Click below to read about this year's theme: PEOPLE

Registration for the 2024 program has closed, but we want to hear from you!

Read more about WAC, or click below to complete our Interest Form!

The World Affairs Challenge (WAC) is an international program and competition for middle and high school students to develop and implement their own S.M.A.R.T. solutions for the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.


Teams are provided with a complete toolkit to guide them through the program.

Africa Regional participants: Click below to access your Roadmap!

WAC Open Competition participants: Click below to access your Roadmap! 

2023-2024 Timeline


Students don't have to wait until they are older to make a positive difference in their communities! Visit our Impact page to learn more about the project, student experience, and benefits of participating in the World Affairs Challenge!



In 2023, over 750 students from 9 different countries participated in WAC: Nigeria, Ghana, Uganda, Zimbabwe, Morocco, Iraq, Turkey, France, and the USA! 

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