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As part of our‘National Engagement Series’, the BFPG hosted its third university event in Edinburgh in partnership with the University of Edinburgh School of Social and Political Science’s Centre for Security Research and the Asia-Scotland Institute. The event, which took place in McEwan Hall in...

In early December the BFPG held an event a roundtable event, British Foreign Policy After Brexit with former Foreign Secretary, Lord Owen, and former senior UK Government trade expert and banker David Ludlow. The event provided an opportunity to discuss some of the main foreign...

This report calls for Development R&D to be a central part to the UK’s aid strategy and broader innovation-led Industrial Strategy to maximise the potential for Britain’s scientific prowess to tackle global challenges....

The Minister for the Overseas Territories, Lord Ahmad, and elected leaders and representatives of the Overseas Territories met at a Joint Ministerial Council (JMC) at Lancaster House in London on 28 and 29 November 2017. The council is designed to provide leadership and shared vision...

This report outlines some of the main discussion points raised at a meeting hosted by Wilton Park to discuss the prospects for Britain’s role as a future force for good in the world. ...

This report explores the main dimensions of the United Kingdom’s global influence: cultural, economic, and political before examining the impact of recent event on Britain’s global standing and whether fragmentation of the UK would weaken it....

In early November, The British Foreign Policy Group held a pre-launch discussion for our latest report, ‘Rising Power: Revitalising British Foreign Policy in A New Global Era’. The event was chaired by former Foreign Secretary Rt Hon Jack Straw, and had comments from Head of...