Policy paper

Government response to the Foreign Affairs Committee report on the FCO's Performance and Finances 2012-13

This command paper sets out the Government’s response to the Foreign Affairs Committee’s report on the Foreign and Commonwealth Office’s Performance and Finances in 2012-13.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

Documents

Government response to the Foreign Affairs Committee Report on the FCO's Performance and Finances in 2012-13.

This file may not be suitable for users of assistive technology. Request an accessible format.

If you use assistive technology (such as a screen reader) and need a version of this document in a more accessible format, please email webmaster@digital.fco.gov.uk . Please tell us what format you need. It will help us if you say what assistive technology you use.

Details

The Government welcomes the Foreign Affairs Committee’s inquiry into the FCO’s Performance and Finances, published on 7 January 2014. We welcome the detailed work the Committee has undertaken and comment on the main points of the inquiry. This Command Paper sets out our response to each of the Committee’s conclusions and recommendations. The Committee’s text is in bold and the Government’s response is in plain text. Paragraph numbers refer to the Committee’s report. The Committee should note that combined answers have been given for recommendations 5 and 6, and for recommendations 7, 8, and 9.

Published 10 March 2014