The Ministry
  • Responsibilities and Structure

    The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation plans, directs, implements and assesses Spain's foreign policy and development cooperation policy, following the Government's guidelines and applying the principle of unity of external action.

  • Minister

    José Manuel García-Margallo took office as minister of Foreign Office and Cooperation on 22 December 2011.

  • Secretaries of State

    The Ministry encompasses three Secretariats of State: for Foreign Affairs, for the European Union, and for International Development Cooperation and Ibero-America.

  • Cristóbal González-Aller Jurado was appointed Under-secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation on 6 June 2014.
  • History

    Learn about the history of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, its Ministers, and information about its headquarters, protocol and international treaties.


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    Ruiz de Alarcón, 5 (esq. Juan de Mena, 4)
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    Tfno: 91 379 17 00
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