International Opportunities

NIFA Global Engagement

NIFA International Activities and Links — Includes information and links to organizations, international travel, and globalization.

International Extension Curriculum - NIFA and Purdue University — Strengthening Extension's Capacity for International Engagement - 8 modules from cultural competencies to international travel.

4-H Around the World

USA's World Food Day web site — World Food Day is celebrated October 16 each year. The U.S. Committee for World Food Day Web site has background information about world hunger and development, study packets, and curriculum information.

US AID — The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is an independent agency that provides economic, development, and humanitarian assistance around the world in support of the foreign policy goals of the United States.

USAID Development Experience Clearinghouse

Heifer International — Ending Hunger and Caring for the Earth — Ensuring that women are equal partners in sustainable development projects and that their important role in family food security is recognized.

International Federation for Home Economics — Includes individual and organization members from across the world. IFHE is an International Non Governmental Organisation (INGO), having consultative status with the United Nations (ECOSOC, FAO, UNESCO, UNICEF) and with the Council of Europe. They meet every four years.

National Council of Women’s Organizations — A coalition of individuals and organizations aimed at giving women and families around the world an economic edge. It provides information on how women's lives in the developing world are being changed by U.S. programs and policies.

Partners of the Americas — Links citizens in the United States with Latin American and Caribbean countries. Public education program titled "Partners Reach Out," with media guide. Farmer to Farmer volunteer opportunities. Maintains local offices in all participating states.

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee's Center for International Education — Offers the Understanding the Face of Globalization: An Internet Resource Guide.