The Coalition for Global Prosperity is delighted be hosting the launch of the British Foreign Policy Group’s report Running out of Credit: The Decline of the Foreign Office and the Case for Sustained Funding, with speakers including:
Sir Malcolm Rifkind (Foreign Secretary 1995-97)
Rt Hon Dame Margaret Beckett MP (Foreign Secretary 2006-07)
Rt Hon Hilary Benn MP (Chair, Select Committee on Exiting the European Union)
Tom Tugendhat MP (Chair, Foreign Affairs Select Committee)
Sir Simon Fraser (Permanent Under-Secretary of State, Foreign Office 2010-15)
Tom Cargill (Executive Director, BFPG)
Sam Goodman (Report Author, BFPG).
The event, co-hosted by the Coalition and The British Foreign Policy Group, will bring together parliamentarians, journalists and foreign policy experts to discuss the critical work that the Foreign & Commonwealth Office does to promote British soft power overseas.