Canning House: Where the UK meets Latin America and Iberia
We are the UK’s leading forum for informed comment, contacts and debate on Latin American politics, economy and business. We also celebrate and promote awareness in the UK of the languages, culture and history of Latin America, Spain and Portugal.
Join us as a Corporate Member
By becoming a corporate member of Canning House you will gain exclusive access to a range of benefits depending on your level of membership. Examples include our private business briefings, weekly and monthly analysis from the region, and exclusive access to network and engage with senior business and government leaders.
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Carlos Mesa on the Bolivian Maritime Claim
Carlos Mesa, Former President of Bolivia will join us on Monday 6th July to give a talk on the grounds underlying the claim filed against Chile before the International Court of Justice. In April 2014, Carlos Mesa was appointed by President Evo Morales as Representative of the Bolivian State for the Maritime Claim, entrusting him with the mission of sharing the claim with the international community. More information can be found here.
Round-table with Andrés Velasco
Canning House is pleased to invite Corporate Members to a Breakfast Briefing with Andrés Velasco, former Minister of Finance of Chile and currently Fellow of the Center for International Development at Harvard University. The breakfast will be chaired by Canning House President, Miriam González Durántez. For more information please click here.
Security of global food supply: what role for Latin America’s net agricultural exporters?
Canning House and Grupo de Países Productores del Sur are pleased to host a high-level roundtable discussion of the state of global food security and Latin America’s growing role as a global food supplier. This event will be held on Friday 25th September. For more information click here.
Canning Lecture 2015: Enrique Peña Nieto, President of the United Mexican States
On Wednesday 4th March, His Excellency Enrique Peña Nieto, President of the United Mexican States delivered the Canning Lecture during his State Visit to the United Kingdom, 3rd-5th March 2015.
Since 1997, the Canning Lecture has been delivered annually by a visiting Latin American or Iberian President. To watch the video click here.