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Commonwealth Caribbean endorses broad measures to fight corruption

15 June 2019

Caribbean anti-corruption agencies have unanimously agreed on the need for robust legislation to investigate and prosecute corruption in the region.

Event: Duke of Sussex to present Commonwealth innovation awards

14 June 2019

Prince Harry will attend the inaugural Secretary-General’s Innovation for Sustainable Development Awards on 14 June at a garden party marking the Commonwealth’s 70th anniversary.

Secretary-General outlines robust framework to stamp out corruption

4 June 2019

Secretary-General Patricia Scotland has outlined a framework to help member countries investigate and prosecute corruption offences, which cost the global economy around $2 trillion a year. 

Secretary-General reiterates the importance of intra-Commonwealth trade

31 May 2019

Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland has reiterated the importance of taking advantage of the innate benefits of intra-Commonwealth trade

Event: Fifth Commonwealth summit on anti-corruption in the Caribbean

3 June 2019 to 7 June 2019

The Commonwealth is hosting its fifth regional meeting for the Caribbean heads of anti-corruption agencies in the Cayman Islands from 3-7 June 2019

Secretary-General outlines four pillars to nurture future Commonwealth leaders

22 May 2019

The Secretary-General has outlined four pillars designed to nurture Commonwealth students into future leaders.

Sri Lanka cricket team champions Commonwealth Peace at the Crease

21 May 2019

The Sri Lankan cricket team has congratulated the Commonwealth on its Peace at the Crease initiative

Multilateralism remains a powerful agent of positive change, says Secretary-General

17 May 2019

Secretary-General Patricia Scotland has underscored the global benefits of multilateral cooperation through the Commonwealth and other international bodies.

Secretary-General reiterates support to the LGBTI community

17 May 2019

The Secretary-General says securing equal rights and fair treatment of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people is essential to achieving the sustainable development goals.

Secretary-General congratulates Belize on successful referendum

15 May 2019

Secretary-General Patricia Scotland has congratulated the people of Belize on a successful referendum. They voted to refer to the International Court of Justice any legal claim of Guatemala against Belize relating to land, insular territories and any maritime areas.

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