PEACE TALKS: HOW CAN BRITAIN BEST PLAY A ROLE IN BUILDING GLOBAL PEACE AND STABILITY?
Rory Stewart MP, Minister of State for International Development, OBE
The new minister will outline the ways in which civil society, business and different parts of the British Government can best contribute to building peace globally.
A panel of speakers will respond to the minister’s opening remarks.
- Owen Barder, Development economist and Director for Europe at the Center for Global Development
- 'Funmi Olonisakin, founding Director of the African Leadership Centre and Director of the Conflict, Security and Development Group at King’s College London
- Francisco Lara Jr., Philippines Country Manager, International Alert
The discussion will be followed by a drinks reception. The event is free to attend.
Doors open at 5.30pm and the talk will start promptly at 6pm
This event is part of International Alert's Talking Peace Festival, a global fortnight of events highlighting the power of creativity to bridge divides and resolve conflicts. Find out more at www.talkingpeacefestival.org.
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