Policy Statements and Initiatives (Archive)

Foreign Office Minister statement on Kabul attack – (Foreign Office Minister Alok Sharma visits India ~ FCO: 
Eastern Aleppo City is now encircled by the regime...300,000 people are now effectively besieged
~ FCO:  "This resolution marks the beginning of the end of the Libyan chemical weapons programme" ~ Foreign Office statement on attack in Somalia ~ FCO:  Minister for the Middle East statement on settlement units between Jerusalem & Bethlehem ~ FCO:  "This humanitarian nightmare is the direct consequence of Boko Haram" ~ Foreign Secretary visit to France ~ FCO:  "All of our support needs to be in partnership with the people and governments of African countries")

10DS:  PM to visit Northern Ireland: 25 July 2016 – (10DS:  PM and Taoiseach Enda Kenny statements: 26 July 2016 ~ 10DS:  PM phone calls with international leaders: 26 July 2016)

HM Treasury:  "Good governments are always looking to reform" says Chief Secretary to the Treasury David Gauke – (HMT:  Northern Powerhouse minister begins first tour since appointment ~ HMT:  Britain’s pension revolution goes from strength to strength)

HMRC:  Tax-Free Childcare - Top things childcare providers should know

DfE:  Nick Gibb - building a renaissance in mathematics teaching

Cabinet Office:  Updates on your student loan, straight to your phone

Home Office:  Government support for communities in united drive against hate

DWP:  Employment Minister calls on businesses to create more opportunities for older workers

Defra:  Lamb exports to America closer

DCMS:  4 towns & cities reach shortlist to host Great Exhibition of the North

ScotGov:  Commonwealth Games legacy continues – (ScotGov:  Scotland’s future in the EU ~ ScotGov:  Get waste sorted ~ ScotGov:  EU environment pledge ~ ScotGov:  Options to protect Scotland in EU ~ ScotGov:  Scottish Welfare Fund ~ ScotGov:  Scottish Child Abuse Inquiry ~ WAG:  £2.6m to improve Community Facilities across Wales ~ ScotGov:  Social security consultation)

ScotGov:  Supreme Court rules on 'named person' ~ ICO statement on Named Person scheme

WAG:  FM announces business confidence plan and new jobs & growth fund – (WAG:  New £7m EU-backed investment in graduate career opportunities)

WAG will build its sports facilities capacity as part of long term strategy to host major sporting events ~ Wales Office:  Secretary of State "disappointed" Commonwealth Games bid shelved