Policy Statements and Initiatives (Archive)

Foreign Secretary Statement on Nepal earthquake – (FS confirms Embassy support to British nationals in Nepal ~ FS update statement on earthquakes in Nepal ~ FCO:  UK calls for respect for human rights in Burundi ~ Consul General’s speech at Queen's Birthday Party Hong Kong 2015 ~ FCO Minister appalled by reported murder of Yazidis ~ Statement following the decision of the Constitutional Court in Burundi ~ FCO:  "The Second World War showed us the darkest side of humanity" ~ FCO marks World Red Cross Day)

DIFD:  UK humanitarian experts deployed to Nepal – (DIFD:  UK humanitarian aid released for Nepal earthquake victims ~ British Search & Rescue responders & medics deployed to Nepal ~ UK aid to help meet emergency humanitarian needs in Yemen ~ £5m Rescue & Relief aid boost for Nepal earthquake effort ~ Vital aid reaches Nepal with arrival of RAF C-17 aircraft ~ More vital UK aid reaches Nepal ~ UK boosts international aid effort in Nepal ~ DIFD:  British aid provides shelter for over 65,000 Nepalese people)

ScotGov:  Support for prisoners – (Action to improve literacy ~ ScotGov:  Concern over beef prices ~ ScotGov:  Minimum unit pricing ~ ScotGov:  Redesign of community justice)

WAG:  New £20m a year fund to help keep people out of hospital and in their own home – (WAG:  Ground-breaking Acts receive Royal Assent ~ Wales Audit:  New Act sees Auditor General look to the future ~ Welsh high streets celebrated in national campaign ~ Plan unveiled to signpost visitors to Welsh culinary gems ~ WAG:  New service to help people across Wales save on energy, waste and water ~ WAG:  New Bill to protect our past for Wales of tomorrow introduced ~ New £1m plan to improve liver disease services in Wales ~ WAG:  Action promised on Houses in Multiple Occupation ~ WAG:  Cylch Caron - £5.8m Welsh Government investment in services closer to home)

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