UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) works towards achieving its objectives and strategic priorities through a number of funding programmes, as well as through the traditional use of diplomacy.
The FCO’s Strategic Programme Fund programmes aim to bring about change and influence at the policy level, for example, through stimulating the introduction of new policies or better legislative frameworks, or by improving institutional capacity and building greater accountability.
Counter terrorism and weapons proliferation, and their causes
Prevent and resolve conflict
Promote a low carbon, high growth, global economy
Develop effective international institutions, above all the UN and EU
Current IREX Europe projects: