Meridian International Center
Who we are
Meridian International Center is a premier nonprofit, global leadership organization headquartered in Washington, DC.
Building on more than 55 years of experience, Meridian prepares U.S. and international leaders to meet global challenges and opportunities. Our suite of programs delivers the approach and environment for leaders to understand global issues and cultures, exchange ideas, collaborate on solutions, and build valuable relationships.
To create innovative exchange, education, cultural, and policy programs that advance three goals:
- Strengthen U.S. engagement with the world through the power of exchange
- Prepare public and private sector leaders for a complex global future
- Provide a neutral forum for international collaboration across sectors
Meridian envisions a more secure and prosperous world that is characterized by mutual understanding, innovation, economic growth, and inclusion. Meridian believes the path to realizing its vision is through more effective and connected public and private sector global leadership at all levels.
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We prepare emerging and established leaders to effectively meet the challenges of a complex global future.
We bring together a cross-section of established and emerging leaders:
- Diplomatic Corps
Programs and Resources
Provide them with resources and insight on key global issues through our:
- Cultural Diplomacy
They gain knowledge and valuable skills that increase their effectiveness as leaders:
- Global Competency
- Insight and Context
- Applied Leadership
Value and Impact
Which benefits individuals, communities, and countries around the world:
- Greater Security
- Economic Development
- Mutual Understanding