Policy Statements and Initiatives (Archive)

FCO:  Be on the Ball: World Cup 2018 in Russia – (FCO:  UK Government reaffirms its commitment to combat torture ~ FS joins crucial Cyprus settlement talks in Switzerland offering full UK support ~ FCO:  Mark Field welcomes continued UK-China dialogue on human rights ~ FS marks 20 years since Hong Kong handover ~
FS statement on international investigation into Syria chemical weapons attack)

DIFD:  Government pledges to help improve access to UK markets for world’s poorest countries post-Brexit – (DIFD:  UK co-hosts international Family Planning Summit)

10DS:  PM statement on Confidence & Supply Agreement with the DUP ~ IEA - Compromise means savings will have to come from elsewhere ~ ScotGov:  UK Government/DUP deal ~ 10DS:  PM call with Taoiseach Leo Varadkar: 27 June 2017)

10DS:  PM Commons statement on European Council: 26 June 2017

HM Treasury:  Crackdown on terrorist and criminal financing

CLG:  PM chairs Grenfell Recovery Taskforce meeting: 26 June 2017 ~ CLG:  Statement from the Secretary of State regarding the cladding testing failure rate ~ CLG:  Cladding sample testing update ~ CLG:  £1m for local charities responding to Grenfell Tower disaster ~ DCMS:  Expert panel appointed to advise on immediate safety action following Grenfell fire ~ CLG:  Statement from the Independent Expert Advisory Panel: 30 June 2017

Home Office:  Government publishes proposals on rights of EU citizens – (HO:  Eid al-Fitr 2017 - Home Secretary's message ~ Home Office:  Five Eye countries join Britain’s call to remove terror content online ~ Home Office:  New measures to allow ratification of Istanbul Convention)

DExEU:  David Davis' opening statement from the Queen’s Speech Debate ‘Brexit and Foreign Affairs’ – (DExEU:  David Davis' speech from The Times CEO Summit)

DfE:  PM - Mental health training for teachers will "make a real difference to children's lives" – (DfE  Reports Gender Pay Gap)

DfT:  Lorry emissions checks to start at the roadside – (DfT:  Annual update on Crossrail 2017)

Defra:  UK takes centre stage in global marine protection

ScotGov:  Agricultural powers must return to Holyrood - (ScotGov:  Rural Parliament support ~ ScotGov:  Views sought on Borders transport ~ ScotGov:  Increasing investment in education ~ ScotGov:  British Transport Police integration ~ ScotGov:  £20m to advance equality & tackle discrimination ~ ScotGov:  Transforming planning ~ ScotGov:  Supporting child witnesses ~ ScotGov:  Tackling exploitation)

WAG:  Brexit a year on: Devolved Administrations must play a key part in negotiations – (WAG:  FM sets out legislative priorities ~ WAG:  “Remove the 1% pay cap & give us the money to give NHS Wales staff the pay rise they deserve” ~ WAG:  £200,000 to engage communities across Wales in cultural activities ~ WAG:  New code sets out presumption against rural school closures ~ WAG:  £3.7m to improve community facilities in deprived areas of Wales)

OSSW:  Fuelling the momentum for a North Wales Growth Deal

White Paper - Continuity and confidence: how to accelerate the delivery of digital citizen services