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A Bold Britain: Remaking a Major European Power

Chatham House, London

Participants

Chuka Umunna MP, Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills (2011-15), Labour Party; Member, Home Affairs Select Committee; Chair, Vote Leave Watch

Overview

Chuka Umunna will argue that Britain’s proposed exit from the EU is part of a global trend towards the reassertion of the nation state and a challenge to the post-war liberal world order and its supranational institutions.

In a less certain international landscape, what role should Britain play within both Europe and the wider world? And how can the country meet its obligations in shaping a more social and democratic global order while still upholding the UK’s national interests?