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Commemorative tree planting to celebrate 70 years

Wilton Park was established as a forum for global dialogue 70 years ago and has been proud to call Wiston House its home for 65 years.

World Cup victory sets UK and German ‘high fliers’ in high spirits for a successful 29th British German Forum

Wilton Park’s 29th British German Forum convened 50 ‘high fliers’ from Germany and Britain, aged between 25 and 35 to discuss ‘A smarter Europe: cooperation,…

Young people are our future: celebrating world population day

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…

Future-proofing labour supply: creating skilled workforces for the future in the UK and Germany

Our 24 hour conference on the future of employment in the UK and Germany highlights the shared challenges, different approaches the two countries are taking…

Angela Merkel’s London visit – Wilton Park’s contribution to UK-German relations

On 27 February 2014, Angela Merkel became the latest foreign dignitary to address the British Parliament. Amid fears across Germany that Britain may soon leave…

2013: a year in review

  This timeline looks back at some of the major events that took place in 2013.   February On…

The British German Forum 2013
The European Union: EUseful or EUseless?

Three and a half days’ excellent discussion threw into sharper relief the strength of the British-German bilateral relationship and highlighted the common concerns and interests…

Young British and German high-flyers discuss the future of Europe at British-German Forum

Gary Wilton, Archbishop of Canterbury’s Representative to the EU and Canon of the Pro-Cathedral of Holy Trinity writes: The 28th British German Forum discusses…

Learning from friends – the impact of population ageing in Berlin

The UK and Germany will benefit from each other’s experience with public policy in the context of population ageing. Demographic ageing: policy implications and strategies…

British soft power at its best

  Jan Techau, Director, Carnegie Europe, writes: To describe Wilton Park in one sentence? It is British soft power at its best.