The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) is the government department responsible for environmental protection, food production and standards, agriculture, fisheries and rural communities in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. Concordats set out agreed frameworks for co-operation between it and the Scottish Government, Welsh Government and Northern Ireland Executive, which have devolved responsibilities for these matters in their respective nations.

DEFRA automated RSS feed

Activity on GOV.UK

Statement on behalf of the United Kingdom to the United Nations 75th General Assembly Fifth Committee Second Resumed Session
Latest travel advice for Oman, including how to stay safe during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and information on returning to the UK
The UK delivered a statement on Niger at the 38th Session of Universal Periodic Review (UPR), sharing recommendations to improve their human rights record.
More than 34m people have had at least one jab while 15m have had both doses of the vaccine.
Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab gave a statement at a press conference with US Secretary of State Antony Blinken ahead of the G7 Foreign and Development Ministerial Meeting