The DFAT Strategy Statement sets out the
foreign policy objectives, as defined by the Government, to be
pursued by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade in the
next three years. It will be subject to ongoing monitoring
in the context of the commitments in the Programme for
Government and other reform action plans.
The Statement has been prepared within the policy framework of the
Programme for Government in accordance with Government priorities,
strategies and programmes, with a focus on stability, with a
priority for the immediate period ahead on recovery, job creation
and progressing the agenda of reform.