civil society

civil society

International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer

Wilton Park reflects upon the UK’s ongoing work to combat climate change and protect the environment. Today, we join the world in celebrating the…

The UK leads the world in soft power

We reflect upon the UK’s position at the top of the Soft Power 30 index of global soft power, and look at our ongoing contributions…

First Wilton Park conference on the human rights of LGBTI persons

Wilton Park hosts its first ever conference on protecting and promoting the human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) persons. Representative voices from…

Maximising soft power assets: towards prosperity

“Soft power is not only something that countries do outwardly, but is also a way of being internally” Maximising soft power assets: towards prosperity Monday…

The Commonwealth celebrates its 65th anniversary

Although the Commonwealth dates back to the mid-20th century with the decolonisation of the British Empire, it was formally constituted by the London Declaration on April…

Wilton Park World Radio is launched

Today sees the launch of Wilton Park World Radio on which we will broadcast a selection of our podcasts covering a range of issues and…

High expectations in the wake of the Arab democratic wave

In the wake of the Arab democratic wave expectations are high – young people in particular are calling for employment opportunities in the context of…