The British Council is a complex international organisation working with thousands of partner organisations and millions of programme participants in over 110 countries, many of which present particular challenges because of our commitment to work directly with people to share knowledge and ideas from which all parties can benefit.
British Council organisation structure (PDF 77KB)
Commercial separation (PDF 307KB)
Guidance to prevent conflicts of interest
We have created a range of policies to prevent conflicts of interest that may arise from the British Council’s extensive access to insight and influence across its global network.