Ministerial Action Group deepens its work on democratic governance in Commonwealth countries

26 September 2015

Commonwealth Ministerial Action Group (CMAG) meeting at the United Nations

Commonwealth Foreign Ministers plan for Malta summit and address Guyana-Venezuela border dispute Two men shaking hands

25 September 2015

The 14th annual meeting of Commonwealth Foreign Affairs Ministers (CFAMM) took place in New York on 24 September

Commonwealth releases observer report on Nigeria’s 2015 elections A man places his vote in  Nigeria’s Presidential and National Assembly elections on 28 March 2015

24 September 2015

Report of the Commonwealth Observer Group to Nigeria’s Presidential and National Assembly elections on 28 March 2015.

Working with UN Women for gender equality Dr Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, UN Women Executive Director and Kamalesh Sharma, Commonwealth Secretary-General

22 September 2015

The Commonwealth and UN Women have pledged to work together to empower women through education, enterprise and leadership.

Commonwealth Youth Games 2015 Commonwealth Youth Games 2015 medal

14 September 2015

One of the best youth sports events in the world

Sporting stars of Youth Games praised for creating new bonds and greater understanding Athletes at the Commonwealth Youth Games

11 September 2015

Over five days, between 5-11 September, more than 900 young people aged 14-18 competed in the Youth Games

Secretary-General to visit Bangladesh Bangladesh flag

11 September 2015

The Secretary-General will discuss ways in which the Commonwealth can enhance its partnership with Bangladesh.

2015 Commonwealth Businesswomen Awards launched Businesswoman

11 September 2015

Commonwealth women entrepreneurs and business leaders to be recognised by awards at Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting.

Jonathan Tel wins 2015 Short Story Prize Jonathan Tel - Commonwealth Short Story Prize Winner

9 September 2015

The Commonwealth Short Story Prize has been awarded to Jonathan Tel from the United Kingdom, for his entry The Human Phonograph.

New project set to boost Sierra Leone’s export competitiveness

7 September 2015

A new Commonwealth project to help Sierra Leone enhance export competitiveness by improving product packaging will be launched on 9 September in Freetown.