Foundations and international development: partnership and outcomes

News - 8 October, 2010

What are the new trends and challenges in development thinking? Where do Foundations fit in? Donor government organisations, NGOs, representatives from Southern civil society, development experts and foundations met at Wilton Park for lively debate.   Foundations and International Development: Partnership and Outcomes Monday 4 – Wednesday 6 October 2010 (WP1070) In the aftermath of […]

Lisbon Treaty conference

News - 9 July, 2010

Examining how the European Union (EU) can improve its response in crisis situations; in particular, those which may lead to the commission of mass atrocities. How can the Lisbon Treaty help the European Union implement the responsibility to protect? Monday 26th to Wednesday 28th July 2010 (WP1042) The treaty provides new opportunities for harmonising and […]

Making tax interesting – Africa conference

News - 22 April, 2010

At a time when public spending and post-crisis economic plans focus attention, the conference conducted with the North-South Institute (Canada) presented original research of Sub-Saharan African economies. Enhancing Domestic Resource Mobilisation in Sub-Saharan Africa Tuesday 27 – Friday 30 April 2010 (WPS10-01) in co-operation with The North-South Institute and with support from the Foreign and Commonwealth Office […]