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Cameroon’s opposition parties discuss route to peace with Secretary-General

21 December 2017

Leading political figures from across the spectrum have united in calling on Cameroonians to engage in dialogue to resolve the ongoing challenges within the country.

Commonwealth 2017 Year in Review

21 December 2017

A look back at key moments from the Commonwealth Secretariat over the last 12 months

Calls for peaceful dialogue in Cameroon

20 December 2017

The Secretary-General of the Commonwealth has called for unity and peace during a meeting with the President of Cameroon.

International Anti-Corruption Day in Mauritius provides ‘critical reflection’

20 December 2017

The Commonwealth joined Mauritius’ Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) to commemorate the UN’s International Anti-Corruption Day on December 9.

Harnessing the power of youth in the battle against hate speech

18 December 2017

Thirty-seven participants aged between 19 and 30 from across 22 Commonwealth countries recently took part in a five-day course to help develop effective strategies in combating hate speech.

Commonwealth peace envoy lauds political dialogue in Zambia

18 December 2017

Commonwealth peace envoy Ibrahim Gambari has praised Zambian president Edgar Lungu and the leader of the main opposition political party Hakainde Hichilema for their “unwavering commitment” to political dialogue in the country.

Secretary-General to visit Cameroon

15 December 2017

Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland will arrive in Cameroon this evening to start a five-day official visit.

Commonwealth 'diamond we forgot we had’ says Secretary-General

15 December 2017

At a news conference during a successful first official trip to India, she said that member states were realising once again the importance of the Commonwealth family.

Sport key to helping youth thrive, says India

15 December 2017

India's youth minister has described sport as the vehicle for change when it comes to young people.

India looks to work more closely with the Commonwealth

15 December 2017

India has pledged to work even more closely with the Commonwealth. The renewed commitment was made at a meeting between the country's Minister of External Affairs Shusma Swaraj and Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland.

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