§ Mr. Simon Hughes
To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs if he will outline the priorities for future action of the green Minister in his Department(a) over the next year and (b) over this Parliament; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Lennox-Boyd
Over the next year I will, as the responsible Minister, oversee FCO involvement in developing international environmental policy following the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development, and instigate policies for energy saving on the FCO estates. These policies will be carried forward over the lifetime of this Parliament.