11:00—12:00 PM GMT | 6:00 - 7:00am ET

A Conversation with Labour’s Preet Gill and Sir Mark Lowcock on the UK’s Development Role

Welcoming Remarks

Ian Mitchell

Co-Director of Development Cooperation in Europe and Senior Policy Fellow


Preet Gill

Shadow Secretary of State for International Development


Sir Mark Lowcock

Senior Fellow, Center for Global Development

Preet Gill, Shadow Secretary of State for International Development and Sir Mark Lowcock, former UN “Relief Chief”; the Department For International Development (DFID)’s longest serving Permanent Secretary; and current Senior Fellow at the Center for Global Development will discuss what the future holds for the UK’s international development policy. 

Join us for what promises to be a thought-provoking and engaging conversation on the UK’s role in development with topics ranging from climate to conflict-affected countries, Britain’s soft power and place in the world order, and the opportunity for questions from the audience. 

Please note that this event is open to pre-registered media. If you have questions regarding media engagement, please contact mediarelations@cgdev.org.  

We are looking forward to seeing you on February 8th.

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