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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...

This report looks at the importance and strength of the Food and Drink manufacturing sector and its role in the entire food chain and how it affects us all in the UK. It outlines how the sector can be a powerful opportunity post-Brexit, delivering increased...

For the UK-EU deal, the only element that could shorten the odds and bring optimism to the table is good will; good will being the desire to get a successful resolution quickly. If all thirty-one parliaments, the EU Commission and the British Government share...

The issue of national identity, inextricably tied to the notion of patriotism, remains a thorny and politically charged issue to the detriment of our national story. It’s about time we embraced what being patriotic should mean, and what better place to start than The Great...

This paper explores The Department for International Trade's emerging approach to establishing an independent international trade policy as we exit the EU....