Government Offices promote sustainable development, protect the environment and help rural areas. We make sure the policies of the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) are implemented and properly integrated with the work of other Government departments.
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We represent the views and interests of people in the South East to the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra). We also promote Defra’s policies and programmes to the South East including:
- Rural Strategy 2004
- Sustainable Food and Farming
- England Rural Development Programme
- Environmental issues