In Conversation with Sir John Holmes
Join PS21 and the LSE United Nations Society for a discussion with renowned British diplomat Sir John Holmes. Sir John Holmes joined the Foreign and Commonwealth Office in 1973. Over his 46-year career he has been posted to every corner of the world and held many senior government positions, these including Head of the European Union Department, Ambassador to Portugal and Ambassador to France. Between 2007 to 2010 he served as Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator. Sir John Holmes currently sits as Chair of the Electoral Commission.

In our conversation, we aim to explore Sir John Holmes’ career, his perception on how international affairs has changed, and his analysis of contemporary international issues informed by unmatched experienced.

Date and Time:
Tuesday, April 16, 2019
06.00 - 08:30 p.m. BST
Doors will open at 06.00 p.m. with the event beginning at 06:30. Upon arrival, check in at reception, they will then direct you to the room.

Alumni Theatre,
LSE New Academic Building,
54 Lincoln's Inn Fields, Holborn,
London WC2A 3LJ

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