Dr Richard Smith reveals an exciting new Twitter project by the FCO Historians In 1914 Sir Francis Bertie held … Wartime in Paris: an Ambassador tweets
Maps of the online landscape can provide fascinating insights into how they are connected and how they interact. In my … Mapping the online conversation of the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict
On the first floor of the Foreign Office main building, civil servants used to pull down maps from a … HMA twitter maps
This week the Foreign Secretary William Hague welcomed student Gopal Rao to the Foreign Office. The meeting was the result … Marking the Foreign Secretary’s 200,000 twitter follower
A lot of my diplomatic counterparts in Havana look completely bemused when I talk to them about Twitter or tell … Why on earth would an Ambassador in Cuba tweet?
During a crisis Twitter has proved essential for the dissemination of critical information. Building on this reputation Twitter launched a … Foreign Office Twitter Alerts: Supporting British nationals in a crisis
Sexual violence is used in conflict as a way to humiliate and destroy communities. A culture of impunity means that … Thunderclap: Now is the #TimeToAct
On 2 April the International Law Team at the British Embassy in The Hague launched a Twitter account dedicated to … @UKintlaw – tweeting and engaging on international law