Commonwealth Day Message from Commonwealth Secretary-General Kamalesh Sharma

13 March 2016

As Commonwealth Secretary-General it has been my privilege in the past eight years to visit every one of our 53 member states. I have seen the attraction of the Commonwealth connection: the exceptional regard that it enjoys...

Commonwealth Day Message by Her Majesty the Queen, Head of the Commonwealth

13 March 2016

Her Majesty The Queen's message on Commonwealth Day 2016

An Inclusive Commonwealth: the voices of young people

12 March 2016

Young people say what ‘An Inclusive Commonwealth’, our theme for 2016, means to them.

Consultation to focus on achieving gender equality within Sustainable Development Goals

11 March 2016

Commonwealth ministers, senior officials and civil society representatives responsible for gender equality and women’s empowerment to meet in New York on 12 March.

Pacific cybercrime network hailed by small island states

11 March 2016

A new criminal justice network established by the Commonwealth will help to build the readiness of Pacific countries to tackle online crime, according to senior legal policy-makers from the region.

'We must involve youth workers,' says top sports official

10 March 2016

Commonwealth Conference on Youth Work in South Africa, plenary session on using sport as a tool for promoting national development and peace, Pretoria, 9 March.

Consortium to boost youth work training announced at Commonwealth conference

10 March 2016

Academic institutions from across the Commonwealth have agreed a partnership to increase access to youth work education and training globally.

Commonwealth Day 2016: Celebrating an inclusive Commonwealth

10 March 2016

Fifty-three countries will come together to celebrate Commonwealth Day 2016 on 14 March under the theme ‘An Inclusive Commonwealth’.

Barbados and Saint Lucia reach agreement to settle maritime boundary

10 March 2016

The Caribbean island nations of Barbados and Saint Lucia have agreed on the delimitation of maritime boundary between their two countries.

Youth worker groups join forces to establish Commonwealth alliance

9 March 2016

Youth worker organisations from across the Commonwealth have joined forces to establish an international coalition.