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Mat Wright

Our mission is to build trust and opportunity globally. Partnership is at the heart of everything we do and has been since we were established in 1934. 

Why partner with us?

We connect people worldwide with opportunities and build mutually beneficial relationships between the UK and other countries. Our work spans education, English, society and the arts. We are able to connect you to global networks of expertise in each of these areas. 

How we support the Sustainable Development Goals

We contribute to the UK’s international development strategy by working with leading organisations, including governments, donors, business and social enterprises, in over 100 countries.

Our programmes

The interconnected nature of the SDGs allows us, together with our partners, to contribute to positive outcomes in many different areas. Read about our different programmes and how they align with the SDGs.