Commonwealth Deputy Secretary-General to visit Zambia

6 June 2013

Commonwealth Deputy Secretary-General Mmasekgoa Masire-Mwamba will visit Zambia from 10 to 13 June 2013.

Mauritius Prime Minister and Secretary-General discuss areas of co-operation Image of Prime Minister Navinchandra Ramgoolam of Mauritius and Commonwealth Secretary-General Kamalesh Sharma (right)

6 June 2013

Kamalesh Sharma briefed the Prime Minister on preparations for this year’s Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting

Winners of Commonwealth book and short story prizes announced Image of 2013 Commonwealth Book Prize winner, Lisa O’Donnell; joint Short Story Prize winners Eliza Robertson and Sharon Millar

5 June 2013

Writers honoured for stories set in Canada, Scotland and Trinidad and Tobago

Secretary-General joins celebrations for 60th anniversary of Queen’s Coronation

5 June 2013

Commonwealth Secretary-General Kamalesh Sharma attended a special service to celebrate the 60th anniversary of HM Queen Elizabeth II’s Coronation at Westminster Abbey in London, United Kingdom.

Commonwealth Observer Group Chair's departure statement following Lesotho elections

1 June 2013

"I depart The Kingdom of Lesotho with the fervent hope that the assurances stakeholders gave that the transition process will be credible will be followed through, so that the will of the people is respected" - Dr Bakili Muluzi

Commonwealth Pacific meeting on governance

1 June 2013

Enhancing governance in the smallest of small island states

Commonwealth and Organization of American States discuss collaboration

30 May 2013

The Commonwealth Secretariat's Director of Political Affairs, Amitav Banerji, called on the Secretary General of the Organization of American States (OAS), José Miguel Insulza, at his office in Washington DC on 29 May.

Commonwealth supports parliamentary group at UN Human Rights Council session in Geneva

29 May 2013

Eustace Lake, Member of Parliament of Antigua and Barbuda gave a voice to the Commonwealth in a panel discussion at the 23rd session of the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva today.

Commonwealth and EITI to promote revenue transparency

25 May 2013

New partnership lays foundation for Commonwealth to promote greater revenue transparency in oil, gas and mining

Secretary-General's message on 50th anniversary of founding of Organization of African Unity Image of Commonwealth Secretary-General joining others to mark 50 years of Organization of African Unity

24 May 2013

The Commonwealth collectively joins in celebrating this golden anniversary, and we renew our commitment to working with Africa to advance all our shared values - Kamalesh Sharma