American Councils for International Education: ACTR/ACCELS is an
international not-for-profit organization working to advance education,
research, and mutual understanding across the United States and the
nations of Eastern Europe, Eurasia, and Southeast Europe. Its mission is
to foster democratic development and civil societies by advancing
education and research, cultivating leadership, and empowering individuals
and institutions through learning. With a staff of over 450 professionals, American Councils designs, implements, and supports innovative programs in
education, community outreach, and scholarly research.