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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…

Mapping the Media

Esther Corral Cortez tells Elizabeth Stewart about a diplomatic network that’s a lifeline to press officers trying to navigate the ever-changing media world “As a…

Spouse Club visits Parliament

DSCL members enjoyed a tour of the Houses of Parliament, where they learned the fascinating history of the ‘Mother of all Parliaments’.  

Female envoys chip at glass ceiling

Male ambassadors outnumber female heads of mission six to one in London, a statistic that sparked a lively debate at a recent meeting co-hosted by…

EU benefits UK science diplomacy

The science community in the UK “values greatly” Britain’s membership of the EU, Lord Selbourne, the Chair of the Lords Science and Technology told a…

Palmerston is big in Japan

The FCO’s resident cat Palmerston has done wonders for UK-Japanese ties. First he Tweeted that he was learning Japanese – and posted a message in…

Commonwealth may swing EU vote

If the EU referendum goes down to the wire, the vote of a million-strong Commonwealth citizens may well be the deciding factor. The eccentricities of…