Foreign Affairs Committee

Session 2002 - 2003: Thursday 6th February 2003

Publication of Report

Foreign Affairs Committee Annual Report 2002

The Foreign Affairs Committee has agreed to publish its Annual Report 2002 as its Third Report of Session 2002-2003.

It will be published at 10.00 on Wednesday 12th February 2003 as HC Paper 404.

The Report provides a brief overview of the work of the Foreign Affairs Committee during the past calendar year (2002).  During the year, the Committee published 12 Reports, on subjects ranging from Zimbabwe to the War on Terrorism, and held 24 oral evidence sessions with a wide variety of witnesses. 

The Report is divided into five main sections, which reflect the work the Committee carried out in 2002:  continuing scrutiny of foreign policy; scrutiny of specific foreign policy issues; scrutiny of Foreign & Commonwealth Office publications; pre-legislative foreign policy scrutiny; and other scrutiny activities.

Copies of the Report may be collected, on publication, from the Main Committee Office and copies will also be made available in the Press Gallery. Alternatively copies may be obtained from the Parliamentary Bookshop (12 Bridge St, Westminster, SW1A 2JX, Tel 020 7219 3890) or The Stationery Office (Parliamentary Hotline 0845 7023 474).