Commonwealth Chair-in-Office addresses COP21 in Paris

1 December 2015

The Commonwealth Chair-in-Office, Prime Minister Joseph Muscat of Malta affirms the commitment of Commonwealth leaders to limiting global warming at climate negotiations in Paris.

Commonwealth summit concludes with agreement on climate change

29 November 2015

Commonwealth leaders issue statement on climate action ahead of COP21.

Cyprus to chair Commonwealth Ministerial Action Group

29 November 2015

Leaders at the Commonwealth Heads of Government summit elect Cyprus to chair the newly reconstituted Commonwealth Ministerial Action Group (CMAG).

Bahamas and Northern Ireland could host Youth Games

29 November 2015

Northern Ireland and the Bahamas have expressed an interest in hosting the next two Commonwealth Youth Games.

New Hub to help small states access millions for climate change

28 November 2015

Commonwealth Finance Access Hub will help countries successfully bid for climate action funding.

Cameron urges Commonwealth to tackle extremism, corruption and climate change

28 November 2015

UK Prime Minister David Cameron urged governments to step up efforts to tackle corruption, violent extremism and climate change

Voices of Commonwealth youth heard at highest levels

28 November 2015

Young leaders from across the Commonwealth with Heads of Government and UN Secretary General, Ban Ki-moon in a unique exchange on unemployment, climate change and violent extremism.

Building better partnerships with civil society to affect change

28 November 2015

Commonwealth foreign ministers and civil society organisations came together today for a roundtable discussion to raise priority issues and strengthen partnerships.

Commonwealth Leaders’ Statement on Climate Action

28 November 2015

Commonwealth Heads of Government ended their summit in Malta with an agreement on new measures to tackle climate change.

Australia, Britain and Canada commit to climate change action at Commonwealth summit

27 November 2015

Commonwealth countries pledge billions of pounds to climate action in a special session at the Commonwealth summit.