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Event: 2020 Commonwealth People’s Forum in Rwanda

The Commonwealth People’s Forum is the single largest opportunity for people to engage with Commonwealth leaders on global development issues.

The forum will take place from 22 to 24 June 2020 in Kigali, Rwanda, in the runup to the biennial Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM).

Anyone can take part in the Forum. Register for the People's Forum.


The theme of the forum is ‘Advancing Together: Delivering people-centred governance through the Commonwealth’.

The Commonwealth supports the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The People’s Forum 2020 will focus on Sustainable Development Goal 16, 'Peace, justice and strong institutions'.

Participants will exchange ideas, knowledge and tools that will help their countries further contribute to achieving SDG16.

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