Policy Statements and Initiatives (Archive)

FCO:  The Lord Price's speech at the Buenos Aires Stock Exchange – (FCO Minister Ellwood statement on Yemen ceasefire ~ FS visits Gibraltar ~ FCO:  “We cannot choose to do nothing in the face of such barbarity.” ~ FCO:  Joint Statement by the FS and the Chief Minister of Gibraltar ~ FS meets Argentine Minister of Foreign Affairs ~ Baroness Anelay celebrates World Red Cross & Red Crescent Week)

DIFD:  Hurd - UK aid helping Sierra Leone move beyond Ebola

10DS:  PM speech on the UK's strength & security in the EU: 9 May 2016

10DS:   Anti-corruption summit aims to secure global commitment against corruption ~ Tackling Corruption Together Conference: Matt Hancock speech ~ Cabinet Office:  Government contracts to be open to public for the first time ~ 10DS:  PM announces new global commitments to expose punish and drive out corruption ~ Cabinet Office:  PM announces new plan at Anti-Corruption Summit to recover stolen assets)

Cabinet Office:  Mission-led business review: call for evidence opens and expert panel members named)

HM Treasury:  Pay awards for National Crime Agency officers set out by government – (HMT:  Government takes next step to modernise the governance of lending to local authorities)

Home Office:  New funding for safe places for people in mental health crisis

DfE:  Next steps to spread educational excellence everywhere announced – (DfE:  Key stage 2 tests: oral statement)

BIS:  Government confirms £80m for National Colleges to deliver the workforce of tomorrow

DWP:  Announcement of taskforce to look at improving accessibility of apprenticeships for people with learning disabilities – (DWP:  Demand increases for new State Pension statements)

Defra:  New penalties to crack down on fly-tipping ~ LGA - Fly-tipping: on-the-spot fines come into force

DCMS:  Scenic sight restorations set to boost Great British Coast staycations – (DCMS:  Judgment paves way to build more homes on small sites ~ DCMS:  New Governance Code will ensure highest levels of transparency in British sport)

DECC:  Securing the UK’s electricity supply

DfT:  Government launches £2m competition to promote roll-out of hydrogen-fuelled fleet vehicles – (DfT:  InterCity West Coast franchise)

ScotGov:  Scotland supports Syrian Peace Process – (ScotGov:  Farm funding applications)

Wales Office:  Welsh Secretary Alun Cairns sets out his priorities for the new Welsh Government – (WO:  Passengers are invited to have their say on the next InterCity West Coast franchise ~ WO:  Making sure the BBC serves Wales better)

NIA:  Speaker welcomes increased number of female MLAs returned to the Assembly

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