FCO's performance and finances in 2011-12

Report published 19 April 2013, Government, BBC and British Council responses received


The report makes key recommendations on language skills for top diplomats, BBC World service funding and priorities, and funding for the British Council.

FCO performance and finances (HC 690)
Fifth Report of Session 2012-13, published 19 April 2013 (PDF  1.75 MB)


Government Response to the House of Commons Foreign Affairs Committee Report HC 690 (PDF 512 KB) of Session 2012-13 FCO Performance and Finances 2011-12 (Cm 8636)

FCO performance and finances 2011-12: Responses from the British Council and the BBC to the Committee's Fifth Report of Session 2012-13 (HC 381) (PDF 331 KB)