Tag: Consular News

Supporting bereaved families

The recent terrorist attacks stressed the importance of bereavement training for consuls and the police. Sue Ackerman outlines the work Rowland Brothers International (RBI) is…

Consuls rally to respond to attacks

For the third time in as many months, the Union Jack above the Foreign Office and flags at diplomatic missions around London were flown at…

EU Migrants brace for hard Brexit

Diplomats are urging their nationals to collect all documentation needed to prove their residency in case of a hard Brexit. Swedish Ambassador Torbjörn Sohlström advised…

Cooperating to combat modern slavery

It is estimated that there are 13,000 victims of modern slavery in the UK, from 102 countries, Jeremy Oppenheim, the Director of Safeguarding at the…

Immigration watchdog seeks input of consuls

Consuls could play a useful role in helping to identify systemic problems in Britain’s immigration and border functions, the Independent Chief Inspector of Borders and…

RBI wins first in global assistance awards

Repatriation specialists Rowland Brothers International (RBI) scooped up the first-ever Ancillary Assistance Service Provider of the Year award at the ITIJ Industry Awards 2016, in…

Coroner in conversation with consuls

Rowland Brothers International hosted a seminar for consuls at the US Embssy with a senior coroner to explain coronial procedures following the death of a…