Monthly Archives: December 2011

Democracy and Development: A Critical Look at Latin America

Speaker Biography Ambassador Marilyn McAfee (Ret.) was a career foreign service officer from 1968 to 1998 with service primarily in Latin America.  Assignments also included Washington and the Near … Read more >

The China Challenge: China and the U.S. in the 21st Century

China incorporates an open economic sector within an authoritarian political system. Progress in liberalizing economic activity has not been accompanied by comparable advances in democracy and human rights as … Read more >

The Power, Promise and Turmoil of Water Resources in South Asia: Reflections from a World Bank Practitioner

The management of water resources in the South Asia (India, Pakistan and Bangladesh) provides challenges to the growth and security of the region, exacerbating inter- and intra- regional tension. … Read more >

A Message from Our President

Throughout our 30 year history with Hilton Head Islanders we have been able to attract outstanding speakers and to set precedents for stimulating and enriching programs. Our goal for … Read more >

Using our new website

You are currently on the Welcome page of our all new WACHH website; designed to provide current guest speaker and topic information, community outreach programs, and opportunities for member … Read more >