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Q&A with Antigua and Barbuda's Senator Joanne Massiah on the challenges faced by small states

18 September 2012

Senator Joanne Massiah, Antigua and Barbuda’s Minister of State for Legal Affairs, talks to Commonwealth News about the challenges faced by small states and the issues that can drive development. The Senator had earlier addressed the Second Commonwealth Global Biennial Conference on Small States at the Commonwealth Secretariat on 18 September 2012.

Commonwealth team to attempt the last remaining polar challenge

18 September 2012

Sir Ranulph Fiennes announces first winter crossing of Antarctica

Globalisation, technology and innovation drive development for small states

17 September 2012

Challenges and opportunities of building resilience of small states discussed at Commonwealth conference

Young people an inspiration to the Commonwealth - Duke of Cambridge

17 September 2012

Prince William addresses young leaders at Commonwealth Youth Programme in Honiara

What are the unique development challenges faced by small states? Explore this interactive story

16 September 2012

The Commonwealth is hosting a forum from 17 to 18 September to promote the interests of small states.

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to meet Commonwealth youth leaders

15 September 2012

Prince William, the Duke of Cambridge, and Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, will visit the Commonwealth Youth Programme’s regional centre in Solomon Islands as part of their Diamond Jubilee tour of South-East Asia and the Pacific.

Parliament is the heart of democracy: Secretary-General

11 September 2012

Sharma calls on parliamentarians to advance democracy, development and diversity

Commonwealth Secretary-General makes multi-pronged visit to Sri Lanka

7 September 2012

Sri Lanka is one of the eight founding members of the modern Commonwealth, and has a unique history and heritage, which form part of the Commonwealth’s rich diversity

Stiglitz proposes new ways to help trade performance of poorest and small vulnerable economies

31 August 2012

Nobel prize-winning economist Professor Joseph Stiglitz has called for an enshrining of a ‘Right to Trade’ in the global trading regime, as a new initiative to help the trade performances of the world’s poorest and most vulnerable economies.

Commonwealth voice to inform post-2015 development agenda

31 August 2012

Mauritius summit ends with pledge by education ministers on collective input to UN discussions