Webinar: The Integrated Review of Security, Defence, Development and Foreign Policy - Reflections and next steps
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We are delighted to host Melinda Bohannon, Director of Strategy at the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office, for a webinar offering her insights into the Integrated Review on diplomacy, development and defence, following its publication in March 2021.
Join us live for your opportunity to:
- Hear more about the government’s strategic vision for the UK’s role in the world
- Learn how the COVID-19 pandemic has influenced the UK’s international and national security priorities and objectives
- Pose your questions to Melinda
Director of StrategyForeign, Commonwealth & Development Office
Melinda Bohannon has a wealth of international experience across a range of high profile policy issues in Government including international development, economic transformation and climate change. She has worked in the Middle East and North Africa, Russia and the Former Soviet Union, and China. She has worked extensively with the United Nations, Multilateral Development Banks and the European Commission. She previously led the UK negotiating team at the UN for the Sustainable Development Goals. Following a role as Deputy Director and head of DFID’s Economic Growth and Resilience Department, Melinda went on to take up a role as DFID’s Director of Strategy. Following the merger of DFID and the FCO, Melinda was appointed as FCDO Director of Strategy.