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Annual Report on Human Rights 2008

The annual report provides an overview of the main challenges to human rights around the world and explains our activities and policies to address them.

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Annual Report on Human Rights 2008

The annual report provides an overview of the main challenges to human rights around the world and explains our activities and policies to address them.

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Iraq Inquiry

The Foreign Secretary David Miliband confirmed that an inquiry into Iraq will take place 'as soon as practically possible ' after 31 July this year once British combat troops have left the country.


Human rights report 2008

The Foreign Secretary launched the eleventh annual report on human rights on 26 March 2009. The report reflects the range of work the FCO does to promote human rights worldwide.


50th Anniversary of the Antarctic Treaty

Foreign Office Minister Gillian Merron hosted a reception on Wednesday 25th March to mark the 50th Anniversary of the Antarctic Treaty.


Seizing opportunities in a growing low carbon economy

Foreign Secretary David Miliband urged UK firms to seize opportunities in the growing market for low carbon exports, during a speech at the Carbon Trust on Wednesday 25 March.


Written Ministerial Statement on conflict resources 2009-10

Foreign Secretary, David Miliband, submitted a Written Ministerial Statement on plans for conflict funding for the next financial year.


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