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BFPG Report Launch - Running out of Credit: The Decline of The Foreign Office and The Case for Sustained Funding

  • House of Commons Westminster SW1A 2PW (map)

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.