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The contribution of sport to the Sustainable Development Goals: Reality or rhetoric?

22 February 2017

Ollie Dudfield reflects on whether assertions that sport is an enabler of sustainable development are a reality or mere rhetoric.

Commonwealth Class debate: Global Food Security: How can we feed a growing population?

23 February 2017

This debate will look at the critical issue of global food security and compel students to consider possible solutions.

Commonwealth Day 2017

13 March 2017

Fifty-two countries will come together on Monday 13 March 2017 to celebrate Commonwealth Day under the theme ‘A peace-building Commonwealth’.

Commonwealth Youth Awards 2017

15 March 2017

Recognising outstanding young people from Commonwealth countries whose work has contributed to local, national, regional and global development.

Second Debate on Sport and Sustainable Development

6 April 2017

To mark the fourth International Day of Sport for Development and Peace (IDSDP), the Commonwealth Secretariat is convening the second Commonwealth Debate on Sport and Sustainable Development.

Commonwealth Health Ministers Meeting 2017

21 May 2017

‘Sustainable Financing of Universal Health Coverage as an Essential Component for Global Security including the Reduction of All Forms of Violence.’

The 9th Commonwealth Youth Ministers Meeting

31 July 2017 to 4 August 2017

Outcomes from discussions at 9CYMM will feed into the 2018 Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting.

Commonwealth Law Ministers Meeting

16 October 2017 to 18 October 2017

The aim of the CLMM is to facilitate information sharing, best practice and collaboration among countries who share a common legal tradition.