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Commonwealth Caribbean endorses broad measures to fight corruption Country flags being brought to the stage at the Commonwealth Caribbean anti-corruption meeting

15 June 2019

Caribbean anti-corruption agencies have unanimously agreed on the need for robust legislation to investigate and prosecute corruption in the region.

Duke of Sussex presents innovation awards at Commonwealth 70th anniversary garden party Duke of Sussex speaking to attendees at Commonwealth 70th anniversary garden party

14 June 2019

The Duke of Sussex has today presented special prizes to innovators in international development at a garden party celebrating the Commonwealth’s 70th anniversary.

Report launched in Cameroon on integrating returnees of conflict Posters with quotes at the Invisible Women book launch

14 June 2019

The Commonwealth has hosted an event unveiling a report on how the Cameroon government and civil society can support women returning from situations of extremism

Commonwealth Blue Charter champions to convene in London Aerial view of a boat anchored near a coral reef

14 June 2019

Countries leading action for ocean health and governance in the Commonwealth will meet in London next week to share strategies and firm up plans for action under the Commonwealth Blue Charter. Agreed unanimously by leaders in April 2018, the Commonwealth Blue Charter commits all 53 member countries to work together on solving crucial ocean-related challenges.

Africa consultation focuses on developing guide to better negotiate foreign investments Commonwealth consultation attendees sitting at a long table

10 June 2019

A two-day consultation has been held with lawyers to create a practical guide helping member countries negotiate investment contracts which serve their development needs.

Blog: Commonwealth Blue Charter - A beacon of hope for the future of ocean governance Ocean waves breaking onto rocks

8 June 2019

To mark World Oceans Day, Head of Oceans and Natural Resources Nicholas Hardman-Mountford shares how the Blue Charter can help spur lasting global change towards sustainable ocean governance.

Officials explore effective debt management strategies at ‘timely’ Commonwealth forum Uganda’s High Commissioner, Julius Peter Moto, speaking at the event

6 June 2019

The Commonwealth Public Debt Management Forum is an excellent opportunity for debt managers, experts and practitioners to discuss issues crucial to countries’ future growth and development, says Uganda’s High Commissioner.

Commonwealth and ISA join forces to advance solar energy The Commonwealth and the International Solar Alliance agree to work in partnership

5 June 2019

The Commonwealth and the International Solar Alliance have agreed to work in partnership to promote the development and scaling-up of solar power within member countries common to both organisations

Countries urged to act together on clean energy transition Commonwealth forum on sustainable energy

5 June 2019

The first Commonwealth forum on sustainable energy opened yesterday in London with a call by the Deputy Secretary-General Arjoon Suddhoo for countries to act collectively on their “passion” to shift to clean energy, while tackling climate change

State-of-the-art debt management tech to be launched at Commonwealth Forum A hand holding Euro notes and coins

4 June 2019

A new state-of-art Commonwealth debt management system will help countries to proactively manage their public debt portfolio, according to Secretary-General Patricia Scotland

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