James Dobson has launched our campaign to establish a new Human Rights Advisory Committee to hold the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) to account in the Independent.
Here's an excerpt:
"The FCO is one of the least transparent departments in Whitehall. There are many good reasons for this lack of transparency; diplomacy often requires secrecy. Yet, the secretive nature of its work means it can be difficult to hold to account. It is tricky to establish whether the FCO has been effective in improving human rights abroad."
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