About FLIA

A Think-Tank and Network Dedicated to the Intersection of Law and International Affairs

The Foundation for Law and International Affairs (FLIA) is an independent, nonpartisan, nonprofit organization incorporated in Washington, D.C. in 2015. FLIA is an educational, academic, and consultative think tank, as well as a professional network for law and international affairs. FLIA is mandated to promote the international communication, education, and cooperation at the intersection of law and international affairs. Our core vision is to empower professionals, especially young professionals in the field to achieve self fulfillment and contribute to globalization and localization toward a more diverse, intelligent, and peaceful world.

Our Mission

Our mission is to facilitate international scholarly activities, conduct high quality, independent research and policy analysis, engage in public education and awareness-building programs, create the professional network in the field, as well asamplify the voice of the rising generation.

Our Culture

Every FLIA member is an expert in law and international affairs; Every FLIA member is an ambassador for global awareness and collaboration; Every FLIA member is an architect of an informed and peaceful world.

Our Team

FLIA’s research team is spread through the U.S., China, the U.K., Italy, Turkey, Brazil, South Korea. Ukraine, India, Netherlands, and various other regions. We are especially proud to say that FLIA’s execute team is anchored largely by young female leaders.

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Strive For The Summit We All Dream Of

Today is FLIA’s two-year anniversary. As the Founder and President, I felt I should write up something about the past two years FLIA has made it through. As a young professional from China studying in the United States, FLIA’s story is part of my story. I hope this story will be something you can relate to.

To climb a higher mountain and get to a higher summit, you have to get down from the one you are on. Sometimes, it even means you must give up what you already have and leave the beautiful scenery you can see behind your back.

Before I came to the US, I had the perfect scenery... Read more



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