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Q&A with Nobel prize-winning economist Professor Joseph Stiglitz

30 August 2012

Professor Stiglitz participated in a Commonwealth roundtable on Aid for Trade on 29 August. Following the discussion he spoke to the Commonwealth about trade, the current global economic situation and the multilateral trading system

Commonwealth Student Association is launched

30 August 2012

‘It is essential that our future professionals and leaders have a say on education issues that affect them and generations to come’ - Mmasekgoa Masire-Mwamba

Historic Pacific maritime boundary agreements concluded with Commonwealth assistance

29 August 2012

A series of historic treaties to settle maritime boundaries in the Pacific were signed today at the 43rd Pacific Islands Forum in Rarotonga, Cook Islands.

Commonwealth and the Pacific – offering practical assistance through partnership

29 August 2012

Dialogue and development key to deepening and broadening scope of collaboration.

18th Conference of Commonwealth Education Ministers opens in Mauritius

29 August 2012

"The fundamental cure to poverty is not money, but education," says Prime Minister of St Lucia, Dr Kenny Anthony

‘Be the Change’

28 August 2012

Youth forum opens as ministers gather for the 18th Conference of Commonwealth Education Ministers in Mauritius

Seychelles and Mauritius establish commission to manage world’s largest offshore joint zone

23 August 2012

Commonwealth instrumental in facilitating collaboration of continental shelf oversight

Swaziland committed to Commonwealth values, says Prime Minister Dlamini

8 August 2012

Prime Minister Sibusiso Barnabas Dlamini of Swaziland has said his country is committed to upholding Commonwealth values of democracy, human rights and the rule of law.

Commonwealth congratulates new President of India

27 July 2012

Commonwealth Secretary-General Kamalesh Sharma said the honour is a tribute to President Shri Pranab Mukherjee’s unmatched political career of over six decades

Commonwealth ministers commit strongly to Sport for Development and Peace

25 July 2012

"The importance of sport as an effective instrument for social and economic development is well-recognised" – Hugh Robertson, UK Minister for Sport and the Olympics