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Worldwide priority Supporting the Falkland Islanders' rights from Chile



The British government is committed to protecting the rights of the Falkland Islanders’ to self-determination and defending the Islands.


  • a sustained public diplomacy effort by the Embassy has continued to make the case for self-determination, so that the Falkland Islanders’ own views are heard, including directly by the Chilean media

  • a visits programme has allowed increased Chilean media and public awareness of the Falkland’s inhabitants