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.
UK-Bolivia Trade & Investment Forum
The UK-Bolivia Trade & Investment Forum 2016 represents the highest-profile engagement that the Government of Bolivia has undertaken in the UK.
Led by Hon Rene Orellana Halkyer, Minister of Development Planning, a delegation of senior Ministers will present the economic climate of Bolivia in key sectors including finance, mining, energy and infrastructure. The forum aims to help develop the partnership between the UK and Bolivia by linking the business and investment community of the UK with the key investable opportunities in Bolivia. For more information click here.
Brazilian Portuguese Courses May – July 2016
Sign up today for our Brazilian Portuguese courses! We run lessons for people of all levels, taught by experienced teachers from Brazil. For more information and to register click here.
Join us as an Individual Member
By joining as an individual member you will have the opportunity to access our wide range of public events at a discounted rate, as well as additional benefits such as a free copy of Latin Week – a comprehensive overview of the week in Latin American politics, economics and current affairs.
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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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President Solís of Costa Rica speaks at Canning House event
Canning House was honoured to host a business lunch with His Excellency Luis Guillermo Solís, President of the Republic of Costa Rica, on Monday 23rd May. For more information, click here.
President Michelle Bachelet delivers Canning Lecture
On Thursday 12th May 2016, Her Excellency Michelle Bachelet, President of the Republic of Chile, delivered the Canning Lecture during her official visit to the United Kingdom. For more information click here.
New Chairman – Dr Peter Collecott CMG
Canning House is pleased to announce the arrival of our new Chairman Dr Peter Collecott CMG. Previously British Ambassador in Brasilia, Dr Collecott has been an active member of the Canning House board for four years. He takes over from Dr John Hughes, Chairman since 2012. For further information, click here.
IFB 2016 – Canning House announced as International Partner
Canning House is delighted to be working in partnership with the International Festival for Business, to attract senior level, trade & investment delegations from Latin America. The Festival will be held in Liverpool from 13 June to 1 July 2016. Canning House will also provide assistance to businesses who have the ambition of securing International Trade and Investment opportunities in Latin America. The overriding goal of our partnership is to secure and facilitate the conversion of bilateral trade and investment agreements pre, during, and post the International Festival for Business 2016. For more information click here.