News - 8 February, 2018
On 1 February 2018, Permanent Under-Secretary Sir Simon McDonald KCMG KCVO signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on behalf of Wilton Park with the Fundação Alexandre de Gusmão (FUNAG), represented by Ambassador Sérgio Eduardo Moreira Lima.
News - 4 July, 2016
Having recently partnered with the Center on the United States and Europe (CUSE) at Brookings on their May 2016 annual conference, with a debate on the Future of the UK in Europe, our hub in Washington is continuing its work to foster transatlantic political dialogue. Before the end of the year it will engage with various policy communities, facilitating a number of events, covering a range of programmes.
News - 18 February, 2014
A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed today by Ambassador Sérgio Eduardo Moreira Lima, President of The Fundação Alexandre de Gusmão of the Federative Republic of Brazil (FUNAG), and Wilton Park, represented by the British Ambassador to Brazil, Alex Ellis. The MoU launches a joint agreement for establishing a long term relationship between Wilton Park […]
News - 24 May, 2011
Richard Burge, Chief Executive, writes: Ashraf paused as two helicopters flew past his third floor office window to land at the ISAF HQ in central Kabul. The clatter subsided. You see, Richard, we are all Curzons children. Meetings with Ashraf Ghani are always eventful offering insight, wisdom, and very often unexpected direction. He is […]
News - 15 March, 2011
Shifts in demographics, climate and economy will be amongst the main drivers of future conflict. Challenges include access to the ‘global commons’ of space, maritime and cyber, WMD proliferation and transnational crime. Global conflict – future trends and challenges: towards 2030 Monday 28 February – Wednesday 2 March 2011 (WP1073) Future opportunities include breakthroughs in […]
News - 1 February, 2011
Julia Purcell, Programme Director, writes: We recently welcomed Minister of State for Security and Counter-Terrorism, Baroness Neville Jones to Wilton Park. While here, the Minister spoke about Online Jihad and recorded a podcast with our Chief Executive, Richard Burge. An excerpt of the speech is below: “We are faced with a clear and […]
News - 26 January, 2011
Phoebe Blagg, Intern at Wilton Park, writes: There is no typical week here. One day I might spend drafting letters, preparing briefings for meetings and doing research on useful organisations and contacts for Wilton Park – the next I might sit in on a conference session in the morning and then be asked to draft […]