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Secretary-General calls for peace and unity during visit to southwest Cameroon

3 January 2018

During the final part of a five-day visit to Cameroon in December, Secretary-General Patricia Scotland travelled to Buea, the capital of the southwest region of the country, and met with key stakeholders, including young people, elders, religious leaders and elected officials.

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.

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.

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.

Working closer together to end domestic violence

14 December 2017

Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland has paid a courtesy call to India's Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi.

Commonwealth future: smarter, more resilient and gender balanced

13 December 2017

India is leading the way with commitment and innovation that is smart and transformative, according to Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland.

Collective action key to halting climate change damage

8 December 2017

Permanent and irreversible damage caused by climate change can only be tackled by collective action, Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland has said.