Policy Statements and Initiatives (Archive)

FCO:  UK provides support & expertise to help victims of Hurricane Matthew – (FCO:  Minister Ellwood statement on death sentence issued in Gaza ~ FCO statement clarifying media reports on working with international academics ~ Minister for Europe statement on elections in Georgia ~ FCO:  Alok Sharma to launch “technopreneur” project in Indonesia ~ British Ambassador delivers UK statement at OPCW ~ Minister for Asia condemns Kabul attack ~ FCO:  Joint statement on the issue of preventing violent extremism ~ FS statement on Maldives leaving the Commonwealth ~ FCO:  Baroness Anelay speech to mark World Day Against the Death Penalty)

DIFD:  UK Aid & partners launch 'Girls Access to Education' in Sierra Leone

10DS:  Hate Crime Awareness Week 2016: Theresa May's message

HMT:  Sale of public’s stake in Lloyds to restart shortly – (HMT:  Major financial services firms step up efforts to tackle gender gap ~ HMT:  Chancellor unveils infrastructure body to help build better Britain for everyone)

Cabinet Office:  More than 150 councils join the One Public Estate Programme – (CO:  Local Democracy Week: Brexit, voter registration and youth engagement tops the agenda)

Home Office:  Joint press statement from Bernard Cazeneuve and Amber Rudd – (HO:  New legislation to attack criminal finances)

DCMS:  Government announces Inclusive Economy Unit – (DCMS:  Government introduces National Citizen Service (NCS) Bill to Parliament)

Defra:  Air quality consultation launched

DfT:  UK and China to increase flights between both countries in boost for Global Britain – (DfT:  Government announces improved compensation scheme for rail passengers ~ DfT:  £35m boost for ultra low emission vehicles ~ DfT:  We put the travelling public first)

DfT:  Transport Secretary confirms government commitment to HS2 ~ IEA:  HS2 decision is economically unjustifiable

ScotGov:  Funding extension for advice services – (ScotGov:  Renewable energy funding ~ ScotGov:  Support for Heathrow expansion ~ ScotGov:  Young people to shape the future of their schools ~ ScotGov:  Ending human trafficking ~ ScotGov:  £11.5m for secondary schools to close attainment gap ~ ScotGov:  Public to design social security system)

WAG:  “New approach needed to build resilient communities” – Carl Sargeant – (WAG:  Remember the people of Aberfan, says First Minister ~ WAG:  Minister launches South East Wales Employment and Skills Plan 2016 ~ WAG:  Joint statement from the First Minister and Welsh charities on child refugees)

DfE:  Funding support for EU students ~ WAG:  EU student funding guarantee for Welsh universities extended

NIA:  Committee Expresses Concern Over Fish Kill in Annsborough River – (NIA:  Backlog of blue badge applications still a problem says Committee ~ NIA:  Committee Hosts Reception to Close Global OBA Summit ~ NIA:  Construction opportunities take centre stage at Brokenshire’s latest Business Advisory Group)

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