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Event: Enhancing Coordination on Sustainable Land Management for Increased Climate Resilience in Africa Farmer standing in a field.

9 September 2021

The Commonwealth Secretariat is hosting a webinar to enhance coordinated action towards sustainable land management (SLM) by increasing awareness and advocating for country-driven climate finance access for Commonwealth member countries.

Event: Financing Recovery and Achieving Debt Sustainability in a Post Pandemic Period Screenshot from the Commonwealth Meridian Software

1 September 2021 to 2 September 2021

A two-day virtual panel discussion on Public Debt Management in the Wake of the Covid-19 Pandemic: Challenges and Opportunities for Commonwealth Countries.

Event: Launch of the 2020 Global Youth Development Index Report Young people learning in a group at an event

10 August 2021

The Commonwealth Secretariat will unveil its flagship report on global youth development on 10 August 2021. This is the third edition of the Global Youth Development Index, which measures the state of health and wellbeing, education, employment, equality and inclusion, political participation, and security for more than 1.8 billion young people around the world.

Event: Revitalising Commonwealth Trade Post-COVID: Leveraging Maritime Trade and Shipping cargo ship sailing

29 July 2021

As part of the COVID-19 Policy Briefing Series, this webinar will explore maritime trade landscape in the Commonwealth and demonstrate how maritime trade and shipping can help to revitalise Commonwealth trade post-COVID.

Event: Rule of Law Virtual Conversations - Latimer House Principles picture of a gavel

27 July 2021

The webinar will focus on the role that the Commonwealth (Latimer House) Principles on the Three Branches of Government can play in the recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.

Event: Mapping mangrove ecosystems using satellite technology Mangroves in Belize

26 July 2021

To mark the International Day for the Conservation of the Mangrove Ecosystem on 26 July, the Commonwealth Secretariat is hosting a virtual event to showcase how powerful satellite technology can support the conservation and sustainable management of mangroves in the Commonwealth.

Event: Launch of the 2021 Commonwealth Trade Review Cover of the Commonwealth Trade Review

13 July 2021

This edition of the biennial Commonwealth Trade Review presents new empirical findings about the impact of the pandemic and outlines practical recommendations to boost trade recovery and build resilience, especially by harnessing digital trade and digital technologies, utilising post-Brexit trading opportunities and promoting more sustainable green and blue economies.

Event: Rule of Law Virtual Conversations graphic for the web series

13 July 2021 to 15 July 2021

The Commonwealth Secretariat will be hosting the Rule of Law Virtual Conversations, a series of webinars addressing contemporary legal topics.

Event: Vulnerability in Development Financing: Why is there resistance to formal use? Island beach

9 July 2021

This joint side event by the Commonwealth Secretariat and the Government of Antigua and Barbuda will focus on the informal use of vulnerability indices in development financing decisions.

Event: Small States and Investor-State Dispute Settlement Webinar island beach

5 July 2021

This webinar will provide a practical introduction to investor-state dispute settlement with a focus on the Pacific region.