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Nauru to shift from phosphate to fisheries

6 December 2012

The Pacific island state to move from single commodity dependence to a diversified economy.

Secretaries-General for Commonwealth and OECD review priorities for post-2015

4 December 2012

Secretaries-General for the Commonwealth and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) discussed areas of synergy between their two organisations on 4 December 2012, as the OECD met on the post-2015 global development agenda at the Commonwealth Secretariat’s headquarters in London.

Ghana polls: Commonwealth observers call for peaceful conduct

4 December 2012

Commonwealth Observer Group encouraged by recent peace pact by political leaders and civil society and community leaders’ calls for peaceful elections

Youth and women: HIV vulnerability

30 November 2012

Ahead of World AIDS Day on 1 December 2012, STRIVE Research Director Dr Charlotte Watts highlights the importance of engaging with youth and women to an effective HIV response.

Commonwealth and partners discuss future goals for HIV/AIDS

30 November 2012

The HIV/AIDS response in Commonwealth countries post-2015 will need to focus on people-centred development, equity and social inclusion, and collective action, delegates at a Commonwealth forum heard today, ahead of World AIDS Day on 1 December 2012. The forum took place at the Commonwealth Secretariat's headquarters at Marlborough House in London.

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17 November 2012

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Boosting e-governance for small states to deliver better development results

16 November 2012

London meeting to build networks and partnerships between governments, the private sector and institutions

Supporting international cultural exchanges wins youth worker a Commonwealth award

9 November 2012

Peter Fleet receives award at the UK’s Youth Worker Awards during Youth Work Week

Youth Work Week 2012: celebrating youth workers' contribution to the Commonwealth

2 November 2012

The Commonwealth’s regional youth centres will host a range of activities to celebrate the youth work profession during Youth Work Week, 5-11 November 2012.

Commonwealth Deputy Secretary-General addresses post-2015 development agenda meeting

31 October 2012

Commonwealth Deputy Secretary-General Mmasekgoa Masire-Mwamba welcomed delegates to the three-day United Nations High-Level Panel on the Post-2015 Development Agenda on 31 October 2012.