social development

social development

Memorandum of Understanding between Wilton Park and the Alexandre de Gusmão Foundation in Brazil

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.

Africa Industrialisation Day

Today the world recognises Africa Industrialisation Day celebrating the increasing economic development and industrial growth across the African continent. The day also marks a point…

World Humanitarian Day

Today is World Humanitarian Day, this recognises those who face danger and adversity in order to help others. The day was chosen by the UN General…

Addressing the changing landscape of humanitarian action: encouraging complementarity rather than competition

The contours of global power and influence are changing. Rising global powers are playing an increasingly active humanitarian role, and international development architecture is changing.

Indonesia: what role as a contemporary global actor?

Among those taking part in the conference were the State Minister for National Development Planning (BAPPENAS), Professor Armida Alisyahbana and Governor of Papua…