Secretary-General expresses solidarity with Kenya

17 June 2014

Kamalesh Sharma has condemned the latest terrorist attacks that have claimed many lives in Kenya

Commonwealth Secretary-General congratulates new Antigua and Barbuda Prime Minister

17 June 2014

Kamalesh Sharma said he was heartened by Prime Minister Gaston Browne’s announcement of the role youth would play in his Cabinet and development initiatives

Ugandan Jennifer Makumbi wins the Commonwealth Short Story Prize Image of Jennifer Makumbi, Commonwealth Short Story Prize winner 2014

16 June 2014

Unpublished stories were entered by nearly 4,000 writers from across the five Commonwealth regions for this year's prize

Commonwealth Electoral Network meets in Nairobi

10 June 2014

Kenya will this week host the second biennial conference of the Commonwealth Electoral Network from 23-24 June 2014 in Nairobi.

Commonwealth Secretary-General calls for decisive action by member states on violence against women

9 June 2014

Ahead of the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict, Kamalesh Sharma referred to the denunciation by Commonwealth Heads of Government of ‘the dehumanising and cowardly use of sexual violence in armed conflict’

Commonwealth to observe elections in Antigua and Barbuda

6 June 2014

Commonwealth Secretary-General Kamalesh Sharma announced today that the Commonwealth will send an observer mission to Antigua and Barbuda for the country’s general elections this month.

Maldives Parliamentary Elections 2014: Final Report

6 June 2014

Commonwealth Observer Group observed the opening, voting, counting and results processes of the People’s Majlis (Parliamentary) Elections

Commonwealth Secretary-General congratulates Malawi’s new President

1 June 2014

Commonwealth Secretary-General Kamalesh Sharma has congratulated the new President of the Republic of Malawi, Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika, and Vice-President Saulos Klaus Chilima, on their election as announced by the Malawi Electoral Commission

Commonwealth Secretary-General congratulates new Indian Prime Minister

26 May 2014

Kamalesh Sharma has conveyed his congratulations to Narendra Modi on the impressive victory of his party in India's recent General Elections

Ghana to host landmark meeting of Commonwealth Africa anti-corruption agencies

23 May 2014

Heads of anti-corruption agencies from the Commonwealth’s 18 African member states will meet in Accra, Ghana from 26 to 30 May 2014.