Protocol Services

Protocol Services & The World Affairs Council

Since February 2003, the City of Dallas has contracted with the World Affairs Council of Dallas/Fort Worth for economic development and protocol services.


Responsibilities include:

  • Working with the Mayor, City Council Members and City staff to promote Dallas to the world and market Dallas to international dignitaries visiting the City
  • Supporting international business development to promote foreign investment, particularly in southern Dallas
  • Managing the Sisters Cities International Program
  • Providing protocol and logistical support for international delegations visiting Dallas. For more information on the Dallas Protocol office please visit the World Affairs Council Dallas Protocol Website.