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NATO Summit 2014

On Thursday 4th and Friday 5th September, the UK will be hosting the NATO Summit in Wales. NATO Summits take place on a biennial basis,…

NATO’s 65th anniversary

2014 is a year which marks many historic anniversaries such as the centenary of the First World War, twenty five years since the fall of…

World Water Day 2014

March 22nd marks World Water Day 2014, a day which advocates for the sustainable management of the world’s water resources. Dating back to 1992 when the…

Brazilian Memorandum of Understanding signing with William Hague

William Hague oversees signing of partnership agreement with Brazil

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…

Dr Mark Smith, Mark Walport and Richard Burge sat at the conference table at Wilton Park

Sir Mark Walport’s speech from our Dual use biology conference

On Sunday 15 September, Sir Mark Walport, Chief Scientific Adviser to HM Government at the Government Office for Science, made a keynote speech at our conference.

Advancing women’s participation in peacebuilding: what are the next steps in implementation?

UN Security Council resolution 1325 on women, peace and security, and the UN’s recent 7-point action plan on Women’s Participation in Peacebuilding, provide a strong…

Climate and resource security: recommendations for real policy action

A Wilton Park event hosted by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office at Lancaster House, London A dialogue for the 21st century on climate and resource…

People sat at a table with microphones and bottles of water at an event

Georgian Foreign Minister opens ‘Security in the South Caucasus’

Wilton Park’s conference on Security in the South Caucasus, was this week opened by Georgian Foreign Minister, Grigol Vashadze in Tbilisi. Security in the South…

Diet and nutrition: challenges for global food, agricultural and land use policy

With a billion people suffering from under nutrition and obesity respectively, how can the world’s diet be improved? This is the focus of Wilton Park’s…

Oil pumps in California

New energy: future for unconventional hydrocarbons

Unconventional hydrocarbons are expected to play a growing role in global energy security over the next few decades as part of the new energy mix.