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Myth Busting working with DFID for SMEs

Myth Busting working with DFID for SMEs

DFID Procurement and Commercial Department (PCD)

Join us as we host a DFID team as they present a Myth Busting Workshop for SMEs on opportunities to deliver market leading development services on behalf of the UK Government. To aid their work, DFID are looking to broaden their supplier base and encourage relevant organisations and local businesses who may be interested in understanding more about the services DFID buy or fund and how to deliver market leading development services on behalf of the UK Government.

Key Themes for 2019: West Africa

Key Themes for 2019: West Africa

The panel discussion will bring together economic and political analysts to discuss some of the themes witnessed so far, and indicators to watch out for in the remainder of 2019.

Safeguarding Network - Next Steps

Safeguarding Network - Next Steps

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We would like to invite the Safeguarding Network Members to join us for a workshop to share cross sector safeguarding updates and a discussion around how this network group might best serve the sector, we will also make plenty of time for open discussion and learning from each other.

DFID Work on Migration and Modern Slavery

DFID Work on Migration and Modern Slavery

Join us as Paul Whittingham, the Deputy Director and Head of the Migration and Modern Slavery Department (MMSD), shares updates on the department’s work and achievements. MMSD leads on policy, central programming and international engagement towards ensuring that Global migration is orderly, safe, regular and responsible in a world free from slavery in line with the Global Goals (SDGs).

CDC’s Investments in Low-Income and Fragile States – an ICAI Review

CDC’s Investments in Low-Income and Fragile States – an ICAI Review

Richard Gledhill, Lead Commissioner, ICAI

Join us for a detailed presentation on the recent ICAI review on CDC’s investments in low-income and fragile states. Lead Commissioner, Richard Gledhill will provide insights into the review findings and provide an opportunity for open discussion. CDC is the primary vehicle through which DFID invests development capital, it aims to support the building of businesses throughout Africa and South Asia and plays a key role within DFID’s Economic Development Strategy.

DFID Work on Governance, Open Societies and Anti-Corruption

DFID Work on Governance, Open Societies and Anti-Corruption

Charlotte Hull –Head of Governance, Open Societies and Anti-Corruption Department

Join us as Charlotte Hull, DFID Head of Governance, Open Societies and Anti-Corruption Department shares updates on the department’s work and achievements. The department delivers results at scale by promoting open societies and open government by supporting multi-country projects. In addition, the department develops knowledge and policy on building inclusive economic, social and political institutions that provide the environment for sustainable growth and poverty reduction.

DFID Global Funds Department Update

DFID Global Funds Department Update

Niall Fry – Deputy Head, DFID Global Funds Department

Join us as DFID’s deputy Head of the Global Funds Department, Niall Fry provides an update on the work of the department. The Global Funds Department (GFD) manages DFID’s policy engagement, programmes, financial contributions and institutional relations with seven global health funds and institutions that are improving health outcomes for millions of people across the globe.

DFID Work in the Middle East and North Africa

DFID Work in the Middle East and North Africa

Emma Donelly, Deputy Director of DFID’s Middle East and North Africa Division

Join us as Emma Donnelly, Deputy Director of DFID’s Middle East and North Africa Division provides some updates and share some insights on DFID’s work in the region. The work includes the UK’s humanitarian response in Yemen, the world’s biggest humanitarian crisis, and in Syria and its neighbours, support for stability in Jordan, Iraq, the Occupied Palestinian Territories and Lebanon, a joint FCO-DFID North Africa Joint Unit, and engagement with Turkey and the rising development powers of the Gulf.

Meet the UK Ambassadors – Central Africa

Meet the UK Ambassadors – Central Africa

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Join BEI in association with Invest Africa for our annual “Meet the Ambassadors” event on Central Africa as UK Heads of Mission share their insights on opportunities for British companies abroad and provide political and economic updates on their countries and their region. With the UK looking to reinforce its place in the world more now than ever before many believe there is a wealth of opportunities for UK plc.

Meet the UK Ambassadors – East Africa

Meet the UK Ambassadors – East Africa

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Join BEI in association with Invest Africa for our annual “Meet the Ambassadors” event on East Africa as UK Heads of Mission share their insights on opportunities for British companies abroad and provide political and economic updates on their countries and their region. With the UK looking to reinforce its place in the world more now than ever before many believe there is a wealth of opportunities for UK plc.

Meet the UK Ambassadors – Balkans

Meet the UK Ambassadors – Balkans

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Join BEI in association with Invest Africa for our annual “Meet the Ambassadors” event on the Balkans as UK Heads of Mission share their insights on opportunities for British companies abroad and provide political and economic updates on their countries and their region. With the UK looking to reinforce its place in the world more now than ever before many believe there is a wealth of opportunities for UK plc.

Meet the UK Ambassadors – Asia

Meet the UK Ambassadors – Asia

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Join us for the annual BEI “Meet the Ambassadors” event on Asia as UK Heads of Mission share their insights on opportunities for British companies abroad and provide political and economic updates on their countries and the region. With the UK looking to reinforce its place in the world more now than ever before, many believe there is a wealth of opportunities for UK plc.

Meet the UK Ambassadors – Francophone Africa

Meet the UK Ambassadors – Francophone Africa

Join BEI in association with Invest Africa at our annual “Meet the Ambassadors” event on Francophone Africa as UK Heads of Mission share their insights on opportunities for British companies abroad and provide political and economic updates on their countries and their region. With the UK looking to reinforce its place in the world more now than ever before many believe there is a wealth of opportunities for UK plc.

Meet the UK Ambassadors – West Africa

Meet the UK Ambassadors – West Africa

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Join BEI in association with Invest Africa for our annual “Meet the Ambassadors” event on West Africa as UK Heads of Mission share their insights on opportunities for British companies abroad and provide political and economic updates on their countries and their region. With the UK looking to reinforce its place in the world more now than ever before many believe there is a wealth of opportunities for UK plc.

Meet the UK Ambassadors – Middle East & North Africa

Meet the UK Ambassadors – Middle East & North Africa

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Join us for the annual BEI “Meet the Ambassadors” event on the Middle East as UK Heads of Mission share their insights on opportunities for British companies abroad and provide political and economic updates on their countries and their region. With the UK looking to reinforce its place in the world more now than ever before many believe there is a wealth of opportunities for UK plc.

Meet the UK Ambassadors – Latin America

Meet the UK Ambassadors – Latin America

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Join us for the annual BEI “Meet the Ambassadors” event on Latin America as UK Heads of Mission share their insights on opportunities for British companies abroad and provide political and economic updates on their countries and their region. With the UK looking to reinforce its place in the world more now than ever before many believe there is a wealth of opportunities for UK plc.

Meet the UK Ambassadors – Central Asia & South Caucasus

Meet the UK Ambassadors – Central Asia & South Caucasus

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Join us for the annual BEI “Meet the Ambassadors” event on Central Asia & the South Caucasus as UK Heads of Mission share their insights on opportunities for British companies abroad and provide political and economic updates on their countries and their region. With the UK looking to reinforce its place in the world more now than ever before many believe there is a wealth of opportunities for UK plc.

Meet the UK Ambassadors – Caribbean

Meet the UK Ambassadors – Caribbean

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Join us for the annual BEI “Meet the Ambassadors” events as UK Heads of Mission share their insights on opportunities for British companies abroad and provide political and economic updates on their countries and their region. With the UK looking to reinforce its place in the world more now than ever before many believe there is a wealth of opportunities for UK plc.

Meet the UK Ambassadors – Southern Africa

Meet the UK Ambassadors – Southern Africa

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Join BEI in association with Invest Africa for our annual “Meet the Ambassadors” event on Southern Africa as UK Heads of Mission share their insights on opportunities for British companies abroad and provide political and economic updates on their countries and their region. With the UK looking to reinforce its place in the world more now than ever before many believe there is a wealth of opportunities for UK plc.

Italy, Britain and Europe

Italy, Britain and Europe

Ambassador Raffaele Trombetta, Italian Ambassador to the United Kingdom, Italian Embassy, London

Raffaele Trombetta has been the Italian Ambassador to the United Kingdom since 29 January 2018.

MEAG Reception - Sanam Vakil, Chatham House Middle East North Africa Programme

MEAG Reception - Sanam Vakil, Chatham House Middle East North Africa Programme

Sanam Vakil, Chatham House Middle East North Africa Programme

British Expertise’s Middle East Access Group invites you to join us for a networking reception as Sanam Vakil, Senior Research Fellow in the Middle East North Africa Programme at Chatham House. Sanam will share insights on some of her research and experiences on the Middle East.