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Building an audience for a Pop-Up Consulate

Have you ever tried planning a party in a city where you don’t know anyone? Yes, it doesn’t sound easy. … Read more »Building an audience for a Pop-Up Consulate

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Using digital to make great foreign policy: challenges and opportunities

Like most government departments, the FCO has been making policy for centuries. But just as the content of foreign policy … Read more »Using digital to make great foreign policy: challenges and opportunities

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Marking the Foreign Secretary’s 200,000 twitter follower

This week the Foreign Secretary William Hague welcomed student Gopal Rao to the Foreign Office. The meeting was the result … Read more »Marking the Foreign Secretary’s 200,000 twitter follower

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Why on earth would an Ambassador in Cuba tweet?

A lot of my diplomatic counterparts in Havana look completely bemused when I talk to them about Twitter or tell … Read more »Why on earth would an Ambassador in Cuba tweet?

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Digital at heart

Over 4,600 twitter followers, a blogging Ambassador, a gallery online telling UK-Holy See relations in pictures. These are part of … Read more »Digital at heart

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FCO data hack day

Open Data is one of the underpinning elements of the Prime Minister’s Transparency Agenda. Open Data is the raw commodity … Read more »FCO data hack day

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Foreign Office Digital Strategy: one year on

One year ago this week we published the Foreign Office Digital Strategy, looking at how we would make the most … Read more »Foreign Office Digital Strategy: one year on

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2013: A year in review

A timeline taking a look back at some of the major events that took place in 2013. Read more »2013: A year in review

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