Update and Expand Institutional Structure of the Foreign Office

Led by: 

Foreign Minister


“Begin process of strengthening the Foreign Ministry by expanding its institutional
capacity and global outreach, including legal capacity. Establish a policy coordination cell
within the PM office to coordinate inputs from key national stakeholders into the foreign
policy for informed decision making.”

Milestones of federal government: 

  • Foreign Ministry reform blueprint launched – In Progress
  • Need for an additional policy coordination cell reviewed, and decision on its establishment taken - In

Next steps: 

  • Presentation to the Prime Minister on Foreign Office Reform Blueprint
  • Establish Consultative Council led by the Foreign Minister
  • Develop and implement plans of action on:
    • Economic Diplomacy
    • Improving Consular and Legal Facilitation
    • Strengthening Legal Division
    • Improving Strategic Communication
    • Enhancing Diplomatic Outreach
    • Information and Communication Security


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