Our goal is to build bridges of trust and understanding among people around the world. Through our programmes, we give opportunities to hundreds of millions of people worldwide to learn about British culture and creativity.
Our work in arts and science
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Our work in arts
Our arts teams across the globe work with the best of British creative talent to deliver inspiring events and develop collaborations with artists and cultural institutions.
Our work in science
Our global work in science aims to foster partnerships between individuals and institutions in the UK and abroad to share the benefits of science.
Remember the World as well as the War
The British Council explores impact and legacy of WW1 around our world today.
Join us for events and activities celebrating Shakespeare’s work. In 2016 we're marking the 400th anniversary of his death.
Cultural Diplomacy platform
The EU-funded “Cultural Diplomacy Platform”, designed to strengthen EU cultural relations.