Our Trade & International Affairs Network provides insights into current affairs and policy impacting the international climate in which WIG members operate.

The programme includes briefings and round table discussions with Ambassadors from across the globe, and briefings with experts on:

  • Trade
  • Defence
  • International affairs
  • Geopolitics

 

Upcoming events

Nick Bridge, Special Representative for Climate Change, Foreign and Commonwealth Office

14/01/2020

Sir Simon McDonald KCMG KCVO, Permanent Under Secretary and Head of the Diplomatic Service, Foreign and Commonwealth Office

23/01/2020

Green Finance and Sustainable Investment

30/01/2020

Gareth Davies, Director General for International and Security Group, Department for Transport

05/02/2020

Sir Stephen Lovegrove, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Defence

14/02/2020

Stevie Spring CBE, Chairman, British Council

18/02/2020

 

Resources of interest

Slides: Chris Giles, Economics Editor, The Financial Times

Document (pdf)

06 November 2019

Slides: Joanna Crellin, Her Majesty's Trade Commissioner for Latin America and the Caribbean

Document (pdf)

09 September 2019

Slides: Dr. Jane Williams, Lead for Operations at the Defence and Security Accelerator | Briefing

Document (pdf)

19 February 2019

Slides from briefing with Dr. Jane Williams, Lead for Operations at the Defence and Security Accelerator, Tuesday 19th February 2019

Podcast: Dr. Jane Williams, Lead for Operations at the Defence and Security Accelerator | Briefing

Audio

19 February 2019

Podcast from briefing with Dr. Jane Williams, Lead for Operations at the Defence and Security Accelerator, Tuesday 19th February 2019

Slides: Ben Page, Chief Executive, Ipsos MORI | Briefing

Document (pdf)

24 January 2019

Podcast: Philip Parham, UK Envoy to the Commonwealth | Briefing

Audio

12 December 2018

Podcast: Adrian O'Neill, Ambassador of Ireland to the UK

Audio

16 May 2018

Podcast: Koji Tsuruoka, Japanese Ambassador to the UK

Audio

24 April 2018

Podcast: Susan Acland-Hood, Chief Executive, HM Courts & Tribunals Service

Audio

29 March 2018

Podcast: Alison Saunders, Director of Public Prosecutions, Crown Prosecution Service

Audio

01 March 2018