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Education ministers to finalise post-2015 development proposals

11 December 2012

“This is a once-in-generation opportunity” - Kamalesh Sharma

Call for young people to contribute to ministers meeting

11 December 2012

Are you aged 15-29 and a Commonwealth citizen? Tell us what you think Commonwealth youth ministers should discuss when they meet next April

Rights of indigenous peoples must be respected

10 December 2012

Commonwealth meeting on International Human Rights Day puts spotlight on marginalisation of indigenous people

Young parliamentarians quiz Commonwealth

7 December 2012

“Democracy is not what we have but what we do,” said Commonwealth Deputy Secretary-General Mmasekgoa Masire-Mwamba as she urged young people to actively participate in building and nurturing democracy on Thursday, 6 December 2012.

Commonwealth assists Tuvalu to jointly claim additional seabed with France and New Zealand

7 December 2012

The Commonwealth Secretariat has assisted Tuvalu, France (for Wallis and Futuna) and New Zealand (for the non-self-governing territory of Tokelau) to lodge a joint submission with the United Nations today for additional seabed.

Commonwealth-flagged polar expedition sets sail

7 December 2012

First-ever winter crossing of Antarctica 'an inspiration'

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.

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