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Participate in the Commonwealth’s Diaspora Investment Survey to help finance development in your home country

The Commonwealth Secretariat is working with the Governments of Bangladesh, Fiji, Ghana, Jamaica, Kenya and Nigeria to encourage Commonwealth diasporas to save and invest in their family’s country of origin.

Commonwealth future: smarter, more resilient and gender balanced

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Commonwealth invites young people to take part in major forum

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Trade is the ‘lifeblood’ of Commonwealth members

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Commonwealth Legislative Drafting Manual

The manual is aimed at informing those practitioners with little or no previous experience in the skill, and assisting those with some experience who had never considered why drafting needed to be undertaken in a particular way.

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Emerging Trade Issues for Small Developing Countries: Scrutinising the Horizon

In a changing international landscape, small developing countries need special support to effectively participate in the ongoing discussions on emerging issues in the various international bodies, including the WTO.

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  • 13 July 2015
    Attention all young writers and youth leaders in the Commonwealth! Are you aged between 15-29?...
  • 12 July 2015
    #Commonwealth #Crowdfunding event to inform participants of new opportunities available, that have...
  • 12 July 2015
    Happy Independence Day #Kiribati!
  • 11 July 2015
    The Commonwealth Secretariat is preparing a major publication entitled 'Collectively Combating...
  • 10 July 2015
    Happy Independence Day #TheBahamas!
  • 23 June 2015
    Speaking at the 19th Conference of Commonwealth Education Minsters, Hon. Jerome Fitzgerald,...
  • 23 June 2015
    The Hon. Rev. Ronald Thwaites, Minister for Education in Jamaica, discusses how essential it is for...
  • 21 June 2015
    #19CCEM starts tomorrow! #Bahamas #Education