The Peace Dividend


Boardroom Issues and Photo Reports

  • The President of Mozambique
    Photo Report
  • 20th Anniversary of Kazakhstan
    Photo Report
  • Visit of the President of Colombia
    Photo Report
  • Abdalla Salem El-Badri
    Secretary General, Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries
    The producer-consumer dialogue
  • Mohamed Bin Dhaen Al Hamli
    Minister of Energy, United Arab Emirates
    Mitigating the effects of climate change
  • S. Vijay Iyer
    Director of Sustainable Energy, World Bank
    Call for action on sustainable energy


  • Rt Hon Lord Hurd of Westwell CH CBE
    Chairman of the FIRST Advisory Council
  • HE Carlos dos Santos
    High Commissioner of Mozambique
    A strong and warm relationship
  • HE Armando Guebuza
    President of the Republic of Mozambique
    Creating sustainable development
  • A new and prosperous era
  • HE Salvador Namburete
    Minister of Energy, Republic of Mozambique
    Huge investment opportunities
  • Profile: Anadarko Petroleum Corporation
  • James Gavin
    Energy Correspondent, FIRST/World Petroleum
    Gas riches galvanise interest
  • Nick Lyne
    Senior staff writer, FIRST/ World Petroleum
    Emerging energy player
  • HE Esperança Laurinda Francisco Nhiuane Bias
    Minister of Mineral Resources, Republic of Mozambique
    A wealth of opportunities
  • HE Fernando Sumbana
    Minister of Tourism, Republic of Mozambique
    Opportunities and attractions
  • Ernesto Gove
    Governor of the Bank of Mozambique
    Managing rapid growth
  • Gildo Neves
    General Manager, Mozambique Tourism Authority
    Sustainable tourism
  • Lourence Sambo
    Director General, CPI
    Trade and investment
  • Antonio Caroto Coutinho
    Managing Director, Standard Bank
    Pan African leadership
  • Justin Lewis
    Executive Chairman, Beacon Hill Resources Ltd
    Significant coal potential
  • Manuel Oettl
    Director, The Tutudesk Foundation, Mozambique
    Providing a stable platform


  • HM Queen Elizabeth II
  • HE President Nursultan Nazarbayev
    President of the Republic of Kazakhstan
  • Rt Hon Lord Hurd of Westwell CH CBE
    Chairman, FIRST Advisory Council
  • HE Dr Umirzak Shukeyev
    Chairman, National Welfare Fund “Samruk-Kazyna”, Republic of Kazakhstan
    A vision for the future
  • Profile: Tele2
  • Rt Hon David Lidington MP
    Minister of State at the Foreign & Commonwealth Office
    A natural and committed partner
  • HE David Moran
    British Ambassador to the Republic of Kazakhstan
  • Lord Cormack FSA DL
    Consultant, Public Affairs, FIRST
    Global influence
  • Kanatbek Safinov
    Executive Secretary, Ministry of Oil and Gas, Republic of Kazakhstan
    Transforming the economy
  • Rt Hon Lord Fraser of Carmyllie QC
    Member of the House of Lords and Chairman, British-Kazakh Society
    Kazakhstan – first among equals
  • Thomas Mirow
    President, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
    Rising to the challenge
  • Alderman David Wootton
    Lord Mayor of the City of London
    An important partnership
  • Sir John Stuttard
    Deputy Chairman of PwC UK’s Advisory Board, Chairman of PwC Kazakhstan’s Advisory Board
    Eurasia’s cutting edge
  • Sir Richard Evans CBE
    Director, Samruk-Kazyna – Sovereign Wealth Fund
    Strategic-led investment
  • Jonathan Aitken
    Author and broadcaster
    Towards a new national identity
  • Roger McDermott
    Senior fellow, Foreign Military Studies Office, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas
    Important force for stability
  • Two decades of global initiatives
  • The Green Bridge initiative
  • Improving health and education
  • Countering nuclear proliferation
  • Accelerating diversification


  • Rt Hon Lord Hurd of Westwell Ch CBE
    Chairman, FIRST Advisory Council


  • HE Juan Manuel Santos
    President of the Republic of Colombia
    The new dawn of Colombia
  • Jeremy Browne MP
    Minister of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, United Kingdom
  • HE John Dew
    British Ambassador to the Republic of Colombia
  • HE Mauricio Rodríguez-Múnera
    Colombian Ambassador to the United Kingdom
  • HE Maria Angela Holguin Cuellar
    Minister of Foreign Affairs, Colombia
    Opportunity and investment
  • HE Sergio Diaz-Granados
    Minister of Trade, Industry, and Tourism, Colombia
    Magnet for foreign investment
  • Mauricio Cárdenas Santa María
    Minister of Mines and Energy, Colombia
    Security of supply and integration
  • Luis Genaro Muñoz
    CEO, Colombian Coffee Growers Federation – Federación Nacional de Cafeteros (FNC)
    Colombia’s other ‘black gold’
  • HE María Fernanda campo Saavedra
    Minister of National Education, Colombia
    Transformational education
  • HE Frank Pearl
    Minister of Environment and Sustainable Development, Colombia
    Conservation and sustainability
  • Hernando José Gómez
    Director for the Department for National Planning, Colombia
    Colombia’s reindustrialisation
  • Jacques Arnold
    Special Advisor, Latin America, FIRST
    An historic relationship