Wilton Park Youth Dialogues – second event

News - 21 November, 2017

In October 2017 the second event in our Youth Dialogues series took place in Jordan. We organised the three day event in association with the British Council, the West Asia-North Africa (WANA) Institute and the Department for International Development (DFID).

Africa Industrialisation Day 2014

News - 20 November, 2014

Africa Industrialization Day, established in 1990, is the day on which a large number of African governments and organisations gather to examine various different ways to stimulate the industrialisation process in Africa. Celebrated annually on 20 November, the day is marked across Africa and around the world by special seminars, meetings and a host of […]

Young people are our future: celebrating world population day

News - 11 July, 2014

On World Population Day, we talk about investing in young people. Today is the UN Population Fund’s World Population Day. Founded on 11th July 1987 to mark the birth of five billionth persontThe theme for World Population Day 2014 is ‘investing in youth’. Young people truly are the world’s future. According to the UNFPA, there […]

Higher education and development: radical reform, exciting innovation

News - 30 June, 2014

At our conference on Higher education and development last week it was recognised that the status quo wasn’t sufficient to satisfy the huge demand for higher education across the developing world. Higher education and development: tackling 21st century challenges Monday 23 – Wednesday 25 June 2014 (WP1331) Held in partnership with DFID and with support […]