The information below outlines facts about the British Council on key areas of our work and how we operate. They are divided into four areas.
Facts about the British Council
Find out key facts about our contribution to soft power and other subjects.
From engagement and free expression to working in challenging places, find out how we help tackle key issues around the world.
Around the world
We are on the ground in six continents and over 100 countries bringing international opportunity to life, every day.
Programmes and initiatives
Arts, sport, science and English are just a few of the kinds of programmes and initiatives the British Council is involved in.