The International Relations Office sits within the Office of the Presiding Officer. It supports the Scottish Parliament in the development and implementation of its International Strategy and links with other parliaments and overseas organisations. Its aim is to enhance the profile and reputation of the Scottish Parliament, exchange knowledge and ideas, and develop relationships with others.
The International Relations Office supports the Scottish Parliament in the development and implementation of its policy on international engagement and links with other parliaments and overseas organisations.
Here you can find information about the Scottish Parliament's inward and outward international activity
Image galleries showing the Presiding Officer representing the Parliament in Scotland and across the world.
The Assembly's mission is to promote co-operation between political representatives in Britain and Ireland. It seeks to build on the close relationships established in recent years between politicians throughout Britain and Ireland.
The CPA is an organisation which works to support good governance, democracy and human rights.
Links to UK and international organisations
Information about previous activities
Contacting IRO and arranging a visit to the Scottish Parliament