Here you can browse the report together with the Proceedings of the Committee. The published report was ordered by the House of Commons to be printed 12 October 2010.
Terms of Reference
Strategy as process
Confusing strategy and policy
The value of the term 'Grand Strategy'
3 Do we a need a 'National Strategy'?
Examples of strategic failure: Iraq and Afghanistan
The evolving strategic context
Principles of good strategy making
4 Capacity to make strategy
5 The way forward
Structure and Frameworks
Where should strategy reside?
A role for the NSC?
Improving cross-departmental working
SDSR and strategy
Strategic Thinking Skills
A national strategic assessment capability?
External Input to National Strategy.
Accountability and scrutiny
Funding National Strategy and strategy making
Conclusions and recommendations
Appendix 1: Parliamentary Questions about
departmental capacity for National Strategy
List of written evidence
List of Reports from the Committee during the current Parliament
Oral and Written Evidence
Thursday 9 September 2010
Tuesday 14 September 2010
Thursday 16 September 2010