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African integration vital for global trade success Ship at Lagos

29 May 2015

Senior officials and experts from Africa met in Nairobi to consider implications of new global trade architecture.

Grenada explores options for export development Men unload cargo at a port

29 May 2015

The Government of Grenada is working with the Commonwealth Secretariat to explore ways of boosting the country’s export potential.

Pacific governments meet to strengthen public service delivery  Two women are seated whilst attending public service delivery meeting

27 May 2015

The Prime Minister of Samoa has signalled that central government agencies should be strengthened to “lead and drive relevant reforms” that improve the delivery of public services.

World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development Commonwealth Secretary-General Kamalesh Sharma

20 May 2015

Statement by Commonwealth Secretary-General Kamalesh Sharma

Ministers focus on investing in health A page of healthcare statistics

18 May 2015

Ministers called for greater investment to strengthen health systems in efforts to combat non-communicable diseases

Commonwealth Health Ministers Meeting 2015: Ministerial Statement Commonwealth Health Ministers Meeting

17 May 2015

Theme: Universal Health Coverage, with an emphasis on ageing and good health.

#WhatNext: Social media campaign for young people to influence CHOGM 2015 #WhatNext social media campaign

16 May 2015

Young people from all over the Commonwealth are being asked to help set the agenda for CHOGM 2015 by participating in a social media campaign.

International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia Commonwealth Secretary-General Kamalesh Sharma

15 May 2015

Statement by the Commonwealth Secretary-General Kamalesh Sharma

Consultation with Commonwealth Accredited Organisations Commonwealth Accredited Organisations meet at Marlborough House

15 May 2015

Representatives of Commonwealth Accredited Organisations gathered yesterday at Marlborough House, the London headquarters of the Commonwealth.

The Caribbean needs radical thinking and bold actions Ocean scene with waves crashing onto rocks

15 May 2015

OP-ED by Deputy Secretary-General Deodat Maharaj

Guyana elections 2015: interim statement by Commonwealth Observer Group Commonwealth Observer Group speak to the press

14 May 2015

Interim statement by Hon Kate Wilkinson, Chairperson of Commonwealth Observer Group

Commonwealth Electoral Network: setting the ‘gold standard’ in elections Nigerian voters use a portable electronic voter authentication device to place their vote

11 May 2015

The Commonwealth Electoral Network aims to ensure elections around the 53-nation Commonwealth community are fair, credible and transparent.

Concern expressed regarding recent developments in the Maldives Maldives flag

10 May 2015

Secretary-General meets with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Maldives.

Guyana Elections 2015: Commonwealth Observer Group arrival statement Commonwealth Election observers

7 May 2015

Guyana Elections 2015: Commonwealth Observer Group arrival statement by Hon Kate Wilkinson

World Press Freedom Day Journalists from all over the world at the media centre during the CHOGM Conference in Kampala, Uganda

30 April 2015

Statement by Commonwealth Secretary-General Kamalesh Sharma.

The Caribbean can ill afford to squander its most valuable asset: young people Ministers and youth leaders at the Caribbean Region Commonwealth Youth Ministers Meeting

29 April 2015

The Caribbean must put its faith in young people if the region seeks to be at forefront of innovation and growth, writes Deputy Secretary-General Deodat Maharaj

Small states call for concessions Three men stand talking to one another, each holding a book on Financing for Development

29 April 2015

Delegates from small states at Commonwealth Conference on Finance for Development in Small States.

Strengthening humanitarian law: what role for Commonwealth countries? Representatives from over 20 High Commissions and other guests attended an event on international humanitarian law, organised jointly by the Commonwealth Secretariat and British Red Cross

21 April 2015

Representatives from over 20 High Commissions and other guests attended an event on international humanitarian law, organised jointly by the Commonwealth Secretariat and British Red Cross

Commonwealth Lecture Rt Hon Helen Clark, Administrator, United Nations Development Programme delivers 17th Commonwealth Lecture

10 April 2015

'Youth, Innovation and Sustainable Development: the Commonwealth in a Post-2015 World'.

Secretary-General deplores Kenya university attack Commonwealth Secretary-General Kamalesh Sharma

2 April 2015

Secretary-General deplores Kenya university attack

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