Canning House's 80th Anniversary

  • Central London
  • 18:30-22:00

Canning House celebrates its 80th Anniversary, marking 80 years of promoting Latin America and Iberia in the United Kingdom. Join us for an evening in London, with a keynote speech by David Rutley MP, Minister for Americas and Caribbean.

Canning House was founded in November 1943, with a mission to build understanding and relationships between the UK, Latin America and Iberia.

Eighty years on, this milestone provides an opportunity to gather and reflect on the organisation's history, and its next 80 years to come.

David Rutley MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Americas and Caribbean, delivers our keynote speech.

Watch recordings of speeches from the celebration:

Or read transcripts:

Jeremy Browne on 80 years of Canning House

80 years of Canning House, and 200 years of UK-Latin America friendship - by David Rutley, Minister for Americas and Caribbean


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