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Commonwealth ICT Applications Forum 2017

15 February 2017 to 16 February 2017

Commonwealth Secretary-General: ‘Significant, influential and inspirational’ leadership, say delegates to ACU conference

8 February 2017

Delegates to the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) conference in Liverpool have thanked Secretary-General Patricia Scotland for her continuing support and ‘inspirational’ leadership.

The Commonwealth: Redux? asks Canadian television show

7 February 2017

Canadian television station TVO yesterday broadcast a special edition of its flagship talk show, The Agenda with Steve Paikin, focused on the Commonwealth of Nations: its purpose, past and future.

Commonwealth Class: Schoolchildren read aloud their winning short stories

6 February 2017

Schoolchildren named as winners in the Commonwealth Class Writing Competition have recorded their short stories in audio form.

Secretariat congratulates Queen on her sapphire jubilee

6 February 2017

It is 65 years today since The Queen acceded to the throne, and marks her sapphire jubilee as Head of the Commonwealth.

Secretariat vigorously rebuts series of ‘misleading and untruthful media allegations’

5 February 2017

The Commonwealth Secretariat has complained to the press standards watchdog, IPSO, about a series of articles concerning the Secretariat and the Secretary-General.

Indian high commissioner appreciative of India-Commonwealth trade links

4 February 2017

The Indian high commissioner, His Excellency Mr. Y.K. Sinha, paid a call on Secretary-General Patricia Scotland at Marlborough House today.

Environmentalists pledge action on climate change

3 February 2017

Leading experts and scientists have published a manifesto setting out commitments to reverse the human impact of climate change.

Ministerial action group charts course for excellence in education

3 February 2017

Education ministers have approved plans to scale-up and mobilise resources in the Commonwealth.

The Commonwealth and Brexit

3 February 2017

Reports and research from the Commonwealth Secretariat on the UK’s decision to exit the European Union.