Experts share critical lessons on saving mangrove ecosystems mangroves webinar panelists

5 August 2020

Mangroves are disappearing at an alarming rate, with conservationists across the Commonwealth striving to save them from local extinction.

Commonwealth tackles COVID-19 impacts on rule of law Participants at rule of law webinar

30 July 2020

Commonwealth countries have shared how innovation has been the difference between keeping the wheels of justice turning, and legal systems coming to a grinding halt.

BLOG: How a new sporting course can boost health and community spirit during COVID People boxing for exercise in a stadium in Tonga

28 July 2020

Activity and sport are necessary parts of young people’s daily rhythm. We go to the gym, not just for the exercise, but also for the opportunity to socialise. A run in the park offers a chance to meet-up and perhaps play a game of football.

Blue Charter webinar explores ways to raise money for ocean protection Blue Charter webinar

27 July 2020

More than 180 participants from across the globe tuned in online to hear fresh insights on how to finance ocean protected areas in the Commonwealth. Held on July 22, the webinar was the second in a series organised by the Commonwealth Secretariat, aimed at sharing ideas and solutions for ocean challenges.

Four organisations join family of accredited Commonwealth bodies 80 organisation graphic

27 July 2020

Four more organisations have joined the family of civil society and professional organisations accredited by the Commonwealth Secretariat bringing the total number to 87.

Ministers welcome Commonwealth interventions to rebuild hard-hit sport sector Commonwealth Secretary-General speaking at virtual forum

27 July 2020

Commonwealth collaboration is vital to the recovery of the sport sector which has suffered a crushing blow from essential measures to stem the spread of COVID-19. 

Summary: World Oceans Day: Mapping the Commonwealth one coral reef at a time Secretary-General Patricia Scotland

24 July 2020

Celebrating World Oceans Day 2020, on 8 June, the Commonwealth Secretariat kicked off with the first Commonwealth Blue Charter webinar in its new series.

Commonwealth to unveil ‘4D strategy’ on reviving sport at ministerial forum Children in India playing football

22 July 2020

A four-dimensional strategy will be unveiled at a major ministerial forum tomorrow, to help governments sustain the sport sector ravaged by the COVID-19 pandemic.

New dashboard launched to help Commonwealth Governments tackle Coronavirus coronavirus

22 July 2020

A Covid-19 dashboard has been launched by the Commonwealth Secretariat to help member countries make vital decisions during the ongoing crisis.

Grenada youth workers attend training on delivering ‘fit for purpose’ services Youth workers talking to each other

22 July 2020

Youth workers and civil servants in Grenada are attending a new training programme designed to help them deliver fit for purpose services to young people.