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5th Global Biennial Conference on Small States

25 March 2019 to 29 March 2019

Under the theme ‘Building Resilience through Disaster Risk Reduction’, the 5th Global Biennial Conference on Small States (GBCSS) will bring together senior officials from Commonwealth and non-Commonwealth small states, as well as key regional and international development partners

4th Commonwealth Debate on Sport and Sustainable Development

4 April 2019

The contribution of sport to the Sustainable Development Goals is limited by a current skills and knowledge gap. Sport has been recognised as an important enabler of sustainable development in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

Previous Events

Commonwealth at COP24

2 December 2018 to 14 December 2018

COP24 provides opportunities for the Commonwealth to advocate on behalf of our member countries, especially for the concerns of small and other vulnerable states who are most threatened by climate change.

The third Commonwealth Conference on Youth Work

6 November 2018 to 8 November 2018

The third Commonwealth Conference on Youth Work will take place in Malta on 6-8 November 2018 during Youth Work Week.

Commonwealth Finance Ministers Meeting 2018

10 October 2018 to 11 October 2018

The Commonwealth Finance Ministers Meetings (CFMM) will take place in Bali, Indonesia on 11 October 2018, in the margins of the IMF/World Bank annual meetings.

Meeting of small Commonwealth jurisdictions to focus on law reform

4 October 2018 to 5 October 2018

Law ministers and attorneys general from small Commonwealth jurisdictions will meet at Marlborough House in London from 4 to 5 October 2018.

Commonwealth Senior Officials of Law Ministries Meeting 2018

1 October 2018 to 3 October 2018

The Meeting of Commonwealth Senior Officials of Law Ministries will take place at Marlborough House, London, from 1 to 3 October 2018.

Commonwealth Foreign Affairs Ministers Meeting 2018

27 September 2018

The 17th Commonwealth Foreign Affairs Ministers Meeting (CFAMM) takes place on 27 September 2018. Ministers from across the Commonwealth will convene during the UN General Assembly in New York.

5th International Climate Change Adaptation Conference

18 June 2018 to 21 June 2018

Interactive Session: Learning and Knowledge Sharing (South-South and North-South) As a Tool for Cooperation for Adaptation

Commonwealth Health Ministers Meeting 2018

20 May 2018

The Commonwealth Health Ministers Meeting (CHMM) will provide member countries with an opportunity to share experience and lessons, as well as build consensus on collective action, to address non-communicable diseases in the Commonwealth

8th Commonwealth Conference of Heads of Anti-Corruption Agencies in Africa

14 May 2018 to 18 May 2018

Heads of 19 anti-corruption agencies in Commonwealth countries in Africa will gather in Nigeria next week for their annual general meeting.