The Intercultural Communication Institute, Portland, Oregon, USA
The Intercultural Communication Institute (ICI) is a nonprofit charity with the mission of fostering an awareness and appreciation of cultural difference in both the international and domestic arenas. ICI is based on the belief that we share an ethical commitment to further intercultural work that has been shown to contribute to better understanding and reduced conflict among people of different cultures. In addition to sponsoring intercultural institutes as part of this mission, ICI maintains an extensive research library available year-round for intercultural scholars and practitioners, conducts a certificate program, provides referrals and information on intercultural topics, maintains an assessment center, and supports professional activities in the field.
Janet Bennett, Executive Director