Screening “Blood Fruit” – 5/28 @ Busboys and Poets (5th & K)

Please join us for an exciting evening featuring a reception and screening of the compelling and award-winning documentary, Blood Fruit, which chronicles the story of ordinary workers in a Dublin grocery store who refused to handle fruit from [...]

Celebrate Europe’s Day – Embassy of Italy Open House on May 9th

On Saturday May 9, thousands are expected to visit the Embassy of Italy for the annual European Union Embassies’ Open House, the event where embassies of the Member States of the EU celebrate Europe Day in the US capital. Visitors will be [...]

Celebrate! International Women’s Day Gala – March 7

“Connecting for Women Empowerment” GC4W celebrates “International Women’s Day” in Washington DC New York, January 28th, 2015 – On Saturday March 7th, 2015, the Global Connections for Women Foundation (GC4W), the international non-profit [...]

Balti Mare (Balkan/Gypsy dance inferno) @ Tropicalia 12/19

Friday December 19  Balti Mare (Balkan/Gypsy dance inferno) Doors 8PM $10 at Tropicalia 2001 14th ST NW Washington, DC 20009 Baltimore’s own Balkan gypsy dance inferno, Balti Mare, return to Washington, DC and are sure to bring the party. [...]

Feedel Band (Ethiojazz) at Bossa Bistro 12/4

Thursday December 4 Feedel Band (Ethiojazz) Doors 9PM $5 at Bossa Bistro 2463 18th St, NW Washington, DC 20009 First Thursdays of every month in Adams Morgan, Bossa Bistro hosts a night of EthioJazz with DC’s own Feedel Band. You [...]

“ReUse, ReTouch, ReDutch” – Dutch Design Pop-Up Exhibition 12/14

Best of Sustainable Dutch Design in Pop-Up Exhibition on Dec. 14 The Netherlands Embassy and KLM Royal Dutch Airlines invite the public to a pop-up exhibition at the embassy on December 14 that showcases sustainable Dutch Design. Whether it’s [...]

Newseum “Pictures of the Year” Opens Friday, April 25

  WHAT: New exhibit, “Pictures of the Year.” Visitors will see images from some of 2013’s biggest news stories, including the war in Syria and the Boston Marathon bombing, along with lighter moments such as Detroit Tigers [...]

Growing Support for Peace in the Congo

Growing Support for Peace in the Congo The capture of Goma by the Rwanda-backed M23 militia in November sent shock waves throughout the Congo and the Great Lakes Region of Africa. Due in large part to external pressure, the militia returned [...]