AGM & Denman Memorial Lecture – Understanding Japanese democracy in a populist age
Speaker: Sir David Warren KCMG
11 June 2019
Where: 6.00pm - AGM [Members only] The Army and Navy Club, 36 Pall Mall, London SW1
6.30pm - lecture.
Sir David was British ambassador to Japan from 2008 to 2012, having served twice before in the British embassy in Tokyo during his career with the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO).
He was also head of the FCO’s China Hong Kong department from 1998 to 2000, and a member of the FCO’s board of management (as director of human resources) from 2004 to 2007.
He retired from the FCO in January 2013. He is now visiting professor at Sheffield University, and chair of the council of the University of Kent.
He is also chairman of the Japan Society, the leading independent body in the United Kingdom dedicated to UK-Japanese cultural, educational and business contacts, a member of the advisory board of Migration Matters, the campaigning group highlighting the benefits of legal migration, and a director of Aberdeen Japan Investment Trust.
Return to Kurdistan: revisiting the history and cultural identity of Iraqi Kurdistan and northern Iraq
Where: 3.00pm. Medical Society of London, Lettsom House, 11 Chandos Street, London W1
Teatime event with refreshments afterwards
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