Policy Statements and Initiatives

New 3D printers to boost STEM and design teaching
Green light for NHS projects
New measures to help hard working families with the cost of driving – (10 rural areas in UK could get fuel duty tax cut ~ Isolated communities granted share of £6m lifeline)
UK support for Palestinians made refugees twice over by Syria crisis – (UK to help protect Syrian children fleeing to Iraq ~ ‘London 11’ meeting on Syria ~ UNICEF UK reacts to announcement of £2m of UK aid for Syrian refugees in Kurdistan region)
UK supports Aung San Suu Kyi’s call for democratic reform in Burma  - (Aung San Suu Kyi to receive Sakharov Prize awarded 23 years ago ~ UK to support Aung San Suu Kyi’s work with Rangoon General Hospital)
New plan to reduce respiratory illness
Cycle safety campaign launched in key UK cities
New projects pass ‘first hurdle’ to secure government guarantee for infrastructure
Lord Deighton calls on the UK to be HS2-ready
Multi-million boost to provide new money and housing advice to Wales’ poorest communities
Top head teachers to make challenged schools a success
Featherstone: World must wake up to 'great neglect' of disability
Education policy fellowship
New measures will provide a boost to eager self-builders
Greening warning over Bangladesh factory safety – (DFID Research: Supporting research to strengthen health systems in low and middle-income countries ~ DFID Research: Providing skills for future employment in Bangladesh)
Keeping benefit and business grant payments flowing