We're supporting Ukraine’s science, technology and research sectors by:
- Bringing more than 130 Ukrainian academics to the UK to continue their research
- Funding over 100 long-term, sustainable partnerships by 'twinning' UK and Ukrainian academic institutions
Stopping a pandemic like COVID-19 from ever happening again will require a concerted and coordinated international effort.
That’s why we’re investing £25 million in a @WorldBank fund to ensure the world is better prepared to defeat future pandemics.
We must end Putin's stranglehold on grain which drives up global food prices, deprives Ukraine of revenue and puts millions at risk of starvation.
We will work with partners to end Russia's grain blockade and with Ukraine to repair vital railways.
New Russian gold will no longer be allowed to be exported to the UK, US, Japan and Canada – targeting Putin’s war machine.
UK import restrictions now apply to over £13.5 billion of Russian exports.
The UK stands ready to guarantee a further £429 million of financial support for Ukraine.
This brings the total amount of UK loan guarantees to £1.3 billion – part of £1.5 billion of UK humanitarian support to Ukraine this year.
We’re stepping up to tackle food insecurity fuelled by Putin’s futile and unprovoked war in Ukraine.
The UK is playing its part to address this deadly global crisis with a package of funding to support countries across the Commonwealth.
The UK Government is helping to power Africa’s Green Industrial Revolution.
We’re supporting sustainable green infrastructure across the Commonwealth and opening new opportunities for Britain’s leading clean tech companies to grow their business around the world.
Measures of the Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Act come into force today.
Keep our emergency workers safe 🚔
Give police more powers to make our streets safer 👮♂️👮♀️
And protect women and girls 👭
My thoughts are with Helen McCourt’s loved ones today.
They have still not had the closure they so deserve, but it is thanks to the campaigning and bravery of @marie_mccourt that we have Helen’s Law.
PC Andrew Harper was killed protecting the public. Today, Harper's Law, named in his honour, comes into force.
This new law introduces mandatory life sentences for those who unlawfully kill emergency workers in the line of duty.
📎 For more details: https://t.co/xWF9smuWO2
The Government’s #CostOfLiving package has received Royal Assent
- millions will get at least £1,200 this year
- over 6 million disabled people will receive an extra £150
- eligible pensioners will receive a £300 top up
Visit the #CostOfLiving website https://t.co/eIt086EZuM
Putin's invasion of Ukraine has reconfigured geopolitics.
This week's #NATOSummit must pave the way for a strengthened, modernised and more global @NATO – cementing the alliance's position as the protector of Euro-Atlantic security.
Our unique Commonwealth family is bound by our shared values and commitment to tackle today’s global challenges together.
We’re turbocharging trade with the fast-growing economies of the Commonwealth.
By striking free trade agreements and liberalising tariffs, we are powering growth & prosperity, creating jobs and easing the pressures we all face on the cost of living – benefitting all our people.
We must take defined, coordinated action for the prosperity and security of all our peoples.
Over the next week I'll be meeting leaders at the @G7, @NATO and @CHOGM2022 to urge unity in the face of global challenges.
On 6 July, the NICs tax cut means that 30 million people will have their take home pay boosted up by £330 and keep more of what they earn.
Use the government's new online tool and find out how these changes could affect you: https://t.co/3EAjY2sXx0