Ten years after the UK Government launched its Canning Agenda, announcing its intention to re-engage with Latin America, the Canning Conference 2020 seeks to review progress and establish how successful it has been, and identify what needs to be done to accelerate the progress of a revitalised relationship between Latin America and the UK.
The Canning Conference 2020
The Canning Agenda 10 Years On
In 2010 the British government launched the Canning Agenda, announcing its intention to re-engage with Latin America.
Ten years on, this event seeks to review progress and establish how successful the agenda has been to date, and identify what needs to be done to accelerate the progress of a revitalised relationship between Latin America and the UK.
With support from the Foreign & Commonwealth Office.
Please note: all ticket prices include VAT.
Lord Hague of Richmond
The Lord Hague, then Foreign Secretary, delivering his Canning Agenda speech in 2010.
The Lord Hague will speak at the Canning Conference via video.
Former Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Honorary Vice-President Canning House
Chris Bryant MP
Honorary Vice-President, Canning House
Victor Bulmer-Thomas CMG OBE
Academic, Associate Fellow at Canning House, former Director of Chatham House
Director of Trade & Investment, CBI
Principal, ChuteCourt Asesores Ltd.
Lecturer in Diplomatic and International History, Lancaster University
Latin America editor, Financial Times
More information coming soon...
The Canning Conference 2020: The Canning Agenda 10 Years On
Welcome and Introduction
Session 1: Reviewing the agenda
• What progress has been made to date?
• What have been the main challenges?
• What is the view from Latin America?
• Is the agenda still relevant?
09:30 – 10:45
Session 2: The future of the Canning Agenda
• What does the future of the Canning Agenda look like post-Brexit?
• Does it need to be reframed?
• Where should the government and business community focus their efforts?
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