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Event: World Oceans Day – Mapping the Commonwealth one coral reef at a time Coral reef in Belize

8 June 2020

The Commonwealth is organising an interactive virtual event on 8 June to mark World Oceans Day.

Event: Commonwealth Health Ministers Meeting 2020 researchers in a lab

14 May 2020

The Commonwealth health ministers will meet virtually on 14 May for their annual summit.

Event: Commonwealth Virtual Seminar Series – The Economics of COVID-19 Covid-19 stock photos

13 May 2020 to 10 June 2020

All Commonwealth countries will be hit hard by the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic. To help countries to address the new challenges they are facing, the Commonwealth is hosting a virtual seminar series on ‘The Economics of COVID-19’ from May 13 to June 10.

Event: Commonwealth Blue Charter – All Champions Meeting Aerial view of ocean and rocks

21 March 2020 to 24 March 2020

This event has been postponed until further notice.

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.