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7 November 2022 to 11 November 2022
The Commonwealth Secretariat in partnership with the New Zealand Electoral Commission (NZEC) and the Pacific Islands, Australia, and New Zealand Electoral Administrators (PIANZEA) Network will host a training workshop for Commonwealth Election Professionals (CEP) based in the Pacific region from 7 to 11 November 2022.
7 November 2022 to 9 November 2022
The Commonwealth Secretariat, in partnership with Tech Against Terrorism, is inviting government policymakers, regulators, security and law enforcement officials, researchers and practitioners to attend a series of virtual workshop on preventing terrorist use of the Internet.
Last week, military judges from several Commonwealth countries met at Marlborough House for a formal dinner and presentation to discuss strategies for transforming military justice systems across the Commonwealth to guarantee the proper administration of justice, the due process of law and equal access to justice.
Read news - Commonwealth Secretary-General calls for support of Pan-Commonwealth Military Justice Reform
On 20-21 September, the Commonwealth Secretariat held a conference on addressing cybercrime in Asia, which saw law enforcement officials, prosecutors, judges and magistrates, key domestic policymakers, international security experts, and academics deliberate on solutions to the region’s growing cybercrime and cybersecurity challenges.
Read news - Commonwealth experts meet in Singapore to explore solutions to increasing cyber risks in Asia