Education Hub launches discussion on achieving quality education

20 October 2015

Exploring Sustainable Development Goal 4: Quality Education

Commonwealth Secretariat tops internal justice systems index Technical assistance staff at the Commonwealth Secretariat

20 October 2015

The Commonwealth Secretariat has been ranked first in the Internal Justice Systems of International Organisations Legitimacy Index

Small states need finance for development goals

16 October 2015

Small states require debt relief, climate finance, international acknowledgement of their vulnerabilities and capacity building initiatives to achieve globally agreed development goals.

Commonwealth to observe Tanzania elections

14 October 2015

Dr Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, former president of Nigeria, will lead a Commonwealth Observer Group to Tanzania’s General Elections scheduled for 25 October 2015.

Commonwealth Correspondent wins CNN African Journalist Award Richard Uku (Group Head, Corporate Communications, Ecobank) with Femi Asu (Punch Newspaper, Nigeria) - Credit: CNN

14 October 2015

Femi Asu, a young Commonwealth Correspondent and reporter from Nigeria, has been announced as the winner of a prestigious CNN African Journalist Award.

Commonwealth offered 75 funded places on ITEC Programme

13 October 2015

The Commonwealth Secretariat is pleased to announce the Indian Government's generous offer of 75 places in the Indian Technical and Economic Cooperation (ITEC) Programme.

Working with Saint Lucia to improve democracy, human rights and rule of law

12 October 2015

The Government of Saint Lucia has welcomed the “support and partnership of the Commonwealth” in strengthening human rights, good governance and democracy in the country.

Central bank governors urge action to protect remittances

9 October 2015

Commonwealth central bank governors expressed concern about the negative impact of regulations to combat money laundering and terrorist financing on remittances and called for immediate action to protect legitimate money transfer channels.

Finance ministers to raise voice of developing countries in global tax policy decisions

8 October 2015

Commonwealth finance ministers pledged to create a new platform giving small, developing countries an equal footing in global negotiations to combat tax avoidance and evasion.

Young East African entrepreneurs join forces to boost enterprise and create jobs Young East African entrepreneurs join forces

7 October 2015

Young entrepreneurs across East Africa have formed a regional coalition of youth business organisations.