Secretary-General announces new online health initiative ‘CommonHealth’

13 February 2015

Commonwealth Secretary-General Kamalesh Sharma announces the new online health initiative ‘CommonHealth’.

Commonwealth Expert Team to observe St Kitts and Nevis General Elections Landscape view of St Kitts and Nevis

12 February 2015

A Commonwealth Expert Team will observe the St Kitts and Nevis General Elections scheduled to be held on 16 February 2015.

Youth Ministers endeavour to stem rising threat of extremism by prioritising youth development A woman, seated at a conference, holds up a document

11 February 2015

Africa Region Youth Ministers made a number of commitments in a statement to advance youth development across the region with a view to giving young people better support and resources.

Commonwealth Youth Awards finalists announced Two men and one woman stand holding their awards

10 February 2015

Sixteen extraordinary young people from across the Commonwealth have been shortlisted for the prestigious 2015 Commonwealth Youth Awards for Excellence in Development Work.

First ever Africa Region CYMM shines a spotlight on youth development Youth in classroom, Cameroon

5 February 2015

A three-day Commonwealth Youth Ministers meeting to address regional and global youth development challenges and opportunities.

Commonwealth Scholarships: 50 years of building human resources Deputy Secretary General (Economic and Social Development) of the Commonwealth, Mr Deodat Maharaj and high commissioners

4 February 2015

Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan (CSFP) helps over 30,000 Commonwealth citizens gain Masters and PhD qualifications

Second National Export Strategy designed to improve Jamaica's global competitiveness A port in Jamaica

3 February 2015

On 21-22 January senior decision makers from the business community, government, donor agencies, academia and civil society met in Kingston to discuss the design of Jamaica’s second National Export Strategy (NES).

Secretary-General meets with delegation from Parliament of Fiji Woman and man stand to shake one another's hand

30 January 2015

A delegation from the Parliament of Fiji called on Commonwealth Secretary-General, Kamalesh Sharma in London this week.

Former Malawian President to lead Commonwealth observers for Nigerian elections Women place their vote in Nigerian election

30 January 2015

Commonwealth Observer Group for forthcoming Nigerian Presidential and National Assembly Elections will be led by Dr Bakili Muluzi, former President of Malawi.