Welcome to the Denver Council
on Foreign Relations  

Who Are We?

The DCFR is a nonpartisan 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization operated exclusively for charitable and educational purposes.

Our Mission

 The DCFR is committed to heightening public awareness and building understanding of contemporary and emerging international issues. In doing so, DCFR seeks a better informed Colorado regarding the global issues that impact us all.

Save the Date!

May 10, 2018 
 Leadership in Global Engagement Award & Dinner
Honoring the Social Science Foundation

Previous Events of the 2017 / 2018 Season

September 13, 2017 
"De-Radicalization in a U.S. Context"
with Christian Picciolini,
Yaol Kidane Ghebremeskel, and Annie Miller 

September 26, 2017 
"Turkey:  A New Ottoman Empire?"
with Joseph Szyliowicz

October 19, 2017 
"The Realities of Cuba Today"
with Juan Lindau

November 8, 2017 
"The Future of the EU after Brexit:
Implications for Transatlantic Relations from 
a German Perspective"

with Jana Puglierin
In conjunction with the American Council on Germany

January 23, 2018 
"OSCE / European Affairs"
with U.S. Ambassador Daniel Baer (ret.)

February 15, 2018 
"Our Current National Security Dilemmas -- 
The Competing Futures"
with Harvey Rishikof​​

Special Joint Event
In conjunction with WorldDenver
February 28, 2018 
"Russia's Presidential Election: 
What's Really Happening in Moscow?" 
-Panel discussion with- 
Former U.S. Ambassador to Russia James F. Collins
Chris Miller
Sarah Wilson Sokhey
David Szakonyi

April 18, 2018 
"Germany and the EU's China Policy -- Analysis, Assessment and Areas for Competition and Cooperation with the United States"
with May-Britt Stumbaum
In conjunction with the American Council on Germany


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