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UKTI Business Centre, Station Road, Histon
Cambs CB2 Histon, Cambridge United Kingdom
Tél : +44 (0) 7764 219832

Contact CHAIN : Jen MILNER

1/ Introduction

RLN East is the language & culture arm of UK Trade & Investment East of England. It has two core objectives:
1. To support the international trade growth of East of England businesses by overcoming language & culture barriers.
2. To develop, manage & deliver EU and international projects which support international trade & public security.
RLN East has public contracts with the UK Department of Business, Innovation & Skills, the Ministry of Justice and the Department of Work & Pensions, in addition to managing EU-funded sector projects.


RLN East has developed a wide range of tools for business & public security :
- Culture information and culture workshops on specific countries
- Language training materials focussed on exporting
- Video question & answer guides to language & culture issues for exporting
- Scoping reports for passenger transport gateways
- Job-related language resource for public security staff and prisoners
- Support to UKTI programmes for novice and experienced exporters (Passport to Export and Gateway to Global Growth)
- An aftercare package for the UKTI Export Communications Review

3/Sector Focus

RLN East supports companies in a wide range of sectors ; however, it focuses support where possible on UKTI priority sectors for the East of England and these sectors’ cluster groups. 
These include :
- Life sciences (One Nucleus)
- Advanced manufacturing (Hethel Engineering Centre)
- Food & drink (Food East)
- ICT (Cambridge Wireless)
- Environment & energy
- Creative & media
- Public security (NOMS, SFA)

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