Here you can read the latest blog posts from the FCO’s Digital team and digital advocates. You can also browse through our Shared Links and Author listings.

 

Latest blog posts:

End Sexual Violence in Conflict Hack

This is the last in a series of 3 blog posts about the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in … Read more »End Sexual Violence in Conflict Hack

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A digital Summit like no other: Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict

This is the second in a series of 3 blog posts about the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in … Read more »A digital Summit like no other: Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict

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A digital campaign like no other: supporting the Preventing Sexual Violence in Conflict Initiative

  This is the first in a series of 3 blog posts about the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence … Read more »A digital campaign like no other: supporting the Preventing Sexual Violence in Conflict Initiative

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Digital switchover – why the FCO Press Office is now the Media Office

Six months ago the Foreign Office had a digital news manager responsible for publishing Foreign Office press releases and speeches … Read more »Digital switchover – why the FCO Press Office is now the Media Office

Service transformation at the Foreign Office

The Digital Transformation Unit (DTU) was set up to use Digital technology to transform the Foreign Office in three ways: … Read more »Service transformation at the Foreign Office

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Digital diplomacy at the FCO Leadership Conference 2014

Last week saw our annual Leadership Conference when Ambassadors from around the world return to London to look at how … Read more »Digital diplomacy at the FCO Leadership Conference 2014

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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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