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Commonwealth Youth Ministers Meeting

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31 July 2017 to 4 August 2017

The 9th Commonwealth Youth Ministers Meeting will be held in Kampala, Uganda, from 31 July to 4 August 2017.

Event: Data Skills to Inform Policy and Decision-Making workshop Webinar graphic

30 November 2020

Researchers, data scientists and statisticians from the Commonwealth are invited to a workshop for learning about using data for informing policy. Data Skills to Inform Policy and Decision-Making.

Event: Impact of COVID-19 on older women and vulnerable groups Asian women in a field

26 November 2020

The role older women play in supporting families and building communities cannot be over-emphasised.

Join Commonwealth during London Global Cancer Week London Global Cancer Week logo

15 November 2020 to 20 November 2020

From 15 to 20 November, the Secretariat is joining forces with the Commonwealth Foundation and London Global Cancer Week to focus on strategies to prevent and treat the rising cases of this deadly disease.

Event for young peace ambassadors: The Power of Youth to Build Peace in the Commonwealth Flyer for event

10 November 2020

The Commonwealth Secretariat Countering Violent Extremism (CVE) Unit in partnership with the Commonwealth Youth Peace Ambassadors Network (CYPAN), is pleased to announce an upcoming event, entitled The Power of Youth to Build Peace in the Commonwealth.

COVID-19 and Commodities: Assessing the impact on exports from Commonwealth countries  TEA PLANTATIONS IN MURANGA_ KENYA

5 November 2020

Commodity exports constitute a large share of world merchandise trade for many developing and developed countries. In 2019, of the US$18.9 trillion merchandise trade, around one third comprised commodities – 25 per cent and 30 per cent for developed and developing countries, respectively.

Event: Commonwealth Action Series: Episode five on youth leadership in decision-making Youth Action series episode 5

4 November 2020

Young people will host the fifth episode of the Commonwealth Action Series to discuss ways to challenge the status quo and secure a voice in decision-making.

Event: Commonwealth Diplomats Induction Programme Panel at the Diplomats induction

3 November 2020 to 5 November 2020

The annual Commonwealth Diplomats Induction Programme (CDIP) is a master class in the Commonwealth, organised for senior diplomats from member countries.

Get involved with Youth Work Week in November youth week commonwealth

2 November 2020 to 6 November 2020

Youth workers today face tough and ever-increasing demands, supporting a population burdened with the multiplying and intensifying challenges of unemployment, pandemic, conflict and climate change.  

Towards UN LDC5 - Recovery from COVID-19 Hurricane

21 October 2020 to 23 October 2020

The COVID-19 crisis is wreaking havoc on development progress. It also presents an opportunity for rethinking the economic vulnerability of the Least Developed Countries (LDCs), and developing countries more generally.