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Event: 2020 Commonwealth Youth Awards for Excellence in Development Commonwealth Youth Award Winners with Secretary-General Patricia Scotland

11 March 2020

The Commonwealth Secretary-General will launch the 2020 Commonwealth Youth Awards for Excellence in Development Work on August 28.

Event: International Women’s Day - advancing gender equality in the Commonwealth A women speaking into a microphone at a conference

6 March 2020

The Commonwealth will host an event on international women’s day to examine ways to close the gender gap in the workforce.

Event: Launch of ‘First Descent: Midnight Zone’ mission to Seychelles and Maldives Launching science landers Nekton mission

4 March 2020

The Commonwealth and the Nekton Foundation will launch ‘First Descent: Midnight Zone’, a mission to explore and protect the Indian Ocean - the world’s least explored and most at risk ocean.

Event: Connectivity Agenda Cluster Week Man speaking into a microphone

17 February 2020 to 19 February 2020

The 2nd Commonwealth Connectivity Agenda Cluster Week will take place in London from 17 to 19 February 2020.

Event: Commonwealth at COP25 Herd of cows're walking on river because global warming and El Nino effect

2 December 2019 to 13 December 2019

Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland will be leading a delegation to the UN Climate Change Conference, COP25 to be held in Madrid, Spain, from 2 to 13 December.

Event: International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women: Commonwealth says NO MORE Worried girl

25 November 2019

Representatives of high commissions, businesses, academia, women’s rights organisations and civil society will join Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland at a special event to mark the International Day for the elimination of violence against women.

Event: Open Ended Working Group Meeting on Model Indicators on Sport and the SDGs Women speaker making a point in the meeting

20 November 2019

The 2nd Open Ended Working Group Meeting on Model Indicators on Sport and the SDGs will be held at International Labour Organisation (ILO) headquarters in Geneva on November 20th 2019.

Event: Commonwealth Law Ministers Meeting A gavel resting on a book

4 November 2019 to 7 November 2019

The biennial Commonwealth Law Ministers’ Meeting (CLMM) will be taking place in Colombo, Sri Lanka, from 4 to 7 November 2019.

Event: Commonwealth Youth Work Week 2019

4 November 2019 to 10 November 2019

The Commonwealth Youth Work Week will be celebrated across the 53 member countries from 4-10 November.

Event: Commonwealth Finance Ministers Meeting Commonwealth Finance Ministers Meeting in Indonesia, 2018

17 October 2019

The Commonwealth Finance Ministers Meeting (CFMM) will take place on 17 October 2019 in the margins of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank Annual Meetings in Washington D.C. It will be chaired by Cyprus, and will focus on the theme ‘Avoiding Debt Crises: The Role of Creditors and Debtors’.

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