Dear YDL Friends,
Young Diplomats in London have the pleasure of inviting you to a Breakfast with The Rt. Hon. Patricia Scotland QC, The Commonwealth Secretary-General.
The Rt. Hon. Scotland QC took office as the sixth and first woman Secretary-General in April 2016. A lawyer by profession and appointed to the House of Lords as Baroness Scotland of Asthal in 1997.
The Commonwealth is a family of 53 independent sovereign states, and home to 2.4 billion people. Building on the Commonwealth Advantage of shared inheritances, and similarities of law and administration, its members are committed to creating a more inclusive, sustainable, and resilient future for all.
Please join us to hear more about her career and the work of the Commonwealth.
Date : Wednesday, 13th September 2019
Time : 8:30 a.m. for breakfast followed by a speech at 9 a.m.
Venue : Hyatt Churchill, 30 Portman Square, Marylebone, London W1H 7BH
RSVP is essential via Eventbrite. Places are limited. Please book early to avoid disappointment.
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