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Commonwealth to unveil ‘4D strategy’ on reviving sport at ministerial forum Children in India playing football

22 July 2020

A four-dimensional strategy will be unveiled at a major ministerial forum tomorrow, to help governments sustain the sport sector ravaged by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Grenada youth workers attend training on delivering ‘fit for purpose’ services Youth workers talking to each other

22 July 2020

Youth workers and civil servants in Grenada are attending a new training programme designed to help them deliver fit for purpose services to young people.

Commonwealth and partners launch first online course for using sport for sustainable development People boxing at a stadium in Tonga

21 July 2020

A new free online course will help people and organisations harness the potential of sport in their work towards achieving sustainable development.

Youth kick-off Commonwealth Action Series with call for inclusion and equality screen shot of the panelists

20 July 2020

The innovation, talent and expertise of young people are crucial ingredients in the fight against COVID-19, climate change and economic crises.

Commonwealth launches webinar series for youth to take charge of their future

6 July 2020

The Commonwealth Secretariat is hosting a new webinar series for young people to have a louder voice in policy decisions affecting them.

Caribbean countries explore strategies to shield young people from COVID-19 shock Uganda’s Minister of State for Gender, Labour and Social Development Florence Nakiwala Kiyingi

6 July 2020

Caribbean ministries of youth have met to discuss how best to protect young people from the damaging impacts of COVID-19.

How Commonwealth young people are promoting language for inclusion Children being taught in outdoors classroom in Kenya

29 June 2020

Estimates show only 2 billion of the world’s 7.8 billion people speak these languages, either as a native or non-native language.

Blog: Striking at the core of the COVID-19 employment crisis Two female youth's sitting on a bench in the Caribbean

12 May 2020

In the early months of 2020, much of the globe was put on pause as governments fought to contain the COVID-19 outbreak. For many, work came to a grinding halt as factories and shops were forced to close their doors, transforming a global health catastrophe into a labour market and economic crisis.

Sport policy during the coronavirus pandemic A football on a pitch

31 March 2020

To help sports policymakers and officials make good decisions about sport and exercise during the pandemic the Commonwealth is sharing lessons learned so far by sports policymakers around the Commonwealth.

Young Jamaican’s invention could help tackle the spread of viruses like COVID-19 Rayvon Stewart, young Jamaican inventor

31 March 2020

Five years ago more than 40 babies born in Jamaican hospitals became infected with lethal bacteria - half of them died. The situation caught the attention of Jamaican technology student Rayvon Stewart who set about finding a way to curb the spread of harmful germs.

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