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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.

DFID Work on Children, Youth and Education

DFID Work on Children, Youth and Education

Alicia Herbert, DFID Head - Children, Youth and Education

Join us as Alicia Herbert, DFID Head of the Children, Youth and Education Department shares insights on DFID’s work and achievements in this area. DFID is recognised as a world leader on many aspects of the promotion of education in developing countries. DFID’s work focuses on ensuring that their influencing and investments better support young people to make a positive transition into adulthood.

Project Opportunities Middle East and North Africa

Project Opportunities Middle East and North Africa

Ceri Evans, Regional Manager UK, MEED Projects

Join us for an insightful presentation on MEED Projects, a Middle East and North Africa projects tracker. The index tracks more than 12,200 active projects worth over $4 trillion. Sectors covered are; infrastructure, alternative energy, construction, industrial, oil and gas production, power, water and waste.

New Infrastructure Opportunities in Chile

New Infrastructure Opportunities in Chile

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Chilean Minister of Public Works, Juan Andrés Fontaine

Join us for a meeting with Chilean Minister of Public Works, Juan Andrés Fontaine, who is visiting London to promote Chile’s 2018 – 2023 infrastructure focused “Concessions Plan” and elaborate on opportunities for British companies. This Plan involves a portfolio of investments for more than US$14 million between 2018 and 2023, with a total of 60 projects.

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: South Eastern Europe

Meet the UK Ambassadors: South Eastern Europe

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Join BEI for our annual “Meet the Ambassadors” event on South Eastern Europe 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 now more than ever before many believe there is a wealth of opportunities in the region 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 – 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.

Major Sporting Events Infrastructure Opportunities

Major Sporting Events Infrastructure Opportunities

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Join us for a panel of experts explores opportunities for UK business in major international sports events and share experiences of UK companies. The event would also be an opportunity for UK companies working in this space or interested in working in this space to engage and network.

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. 

Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) – Business Opportunities Workshop

Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) – Business Opportunities Workshop

Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) and UK Department for International Trade

We are delighted to welcome the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) in collaboration with UK DIT as they share information working with the CDB and opportunities for UK companies in the Caribbean. CDB focus sectors include economic infrastructure, water and sanitation, energy, climate change adaptation and mitigation, education and social development and governance. In 2019 CDB anticipates project approvals of USD 464 million, reflecting a growth in the bank’s portfolio.

Test Event: Meet the UK Ambassadors – Southern Africa

Test Event: Meet the UK Ambassadors – Southern Africa

John Manzoni, Chief Executive, Civil Service

John Manzoni became Permanent Secretary for the Cabinet Office in August 2015. He was appointed Chief Executive of the Civil Service in October 2014 and continues in this role also. He joined the Cabinet Office in February 2014 as Chief Executive of the Major Projects Authority.