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International Day of Sport for Development and Peace International Day of Sport for Development and Peace logo

7 April 2015

The event is to mark the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace and will be held at Marlborough House.

Conference on Financing for Development in Small States A man works in a field harvesting crops

25 March 2015 to 26 March 2015

The Conference on Financing for Development in Small States will bring together senior officials from Ministries of Finance, representatives from national and regional organisations, international financial institutions and UN agencies.

Commonwealth Youth Awards Ceremony One woman and two men stand proudly displaying awards they have been given

10 March 2015

The regional and pan- Commonwealth winners of the Youth Awards for Excellence in Development will be announced as part of Commonwealth Week at an official ceremony in Marlborough House.

Commonwealth Association of Surveying and Land Economy Conference and 13th General Assembly Commonwealth Fund for Technical Co-operation Expert in Swaziland using surveying equipment. Copyright: Commonwealth Secretariat

10 March 2015 to 12 March 2015

The conference is held in collaboration with the Ghana Institution of Surveyors (GhIS) during their 'Surveying Week'.

A Young Commonwealth Large group of young people raise their arms in the air in celebration

9 March 2015

Recognising the capacity, contribution and potential of young people, who play a vital role at the heart of sustainable development and democracy.

International Women’s Day 2015 Person writes in notebook

6 March 2015

The theme for International Women’s Day 2015 is ‘Equality for Women is Progress for All’.

Africa Region Commonwealth Youth Ministers Meeting ARCYM Logo

8 February 2015 to 10 February 2015

“Young people building a safe and sustainable future”

Cameroon National Youth Forum Cameroon flag

27 January 2015 to 29 January 2015

700 young people from across Cameroon will meet to discuss the challenges and opportunities for the young people of the country.

Post-2015 Financing for Development UN Briefings

26 January 2015

Assisting Commonwealth UN-representatives to make informed and effective interventions at the official UN negotiations for the third International Conference on Financing for Development.

Train the Trainer - Using CS-DRMS 2.0 for managing Public Debt

12 January 2015 to 23 January 2015

Workshop on the effective use of the latest version of CS-DRMS to support debt management operations with particular emphasis on the advanced features incorporated into the software to empower debt managers to record complex financial instruments, better monitor their debt portfolios and manage inherent risks.