Publication - Strategy/plan

Scotland's international framework 2015

Published: 25 Mar 2015
External Affairs Directorate
Part of:
Economy, International

Scotland's International Framework sets out our internationalisation agenda and objectives, setting the context for delivery.

Scotland's international framework 2015
Reputation & Attractiveness

Reputation & Attractiveness

Build our reputation and international attractiveness

International promotion:
We will use our overseas presence to promote and celebrate our culture, education, values, heritage and economic strengths, and to build the Scottish brand to support greater exports, inward visitors and investment in Scotland.

Cultural relations:
We will showcase our culture and heritage to strengthen our international relationships and to better share ideas and enhance cooperation.

Trade and investment:
We will develop a Trade and Investment Strategy that sets out our approach to international trade and investment, ensuring Scotland remains an attractive location for investment and boosting Scotland's export performance.

Research excellence:
We will continue to invest in and promote our universities, helping them to build educational links and research collaborations across the globe.