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Duke of Sussex presents innovation awards at Commonwealth 70th anniversary garden party Duke of Sussex speaking to attendees at Commonwealth 70th anniversary garden party

14 June 2019

The Duke of Sussex has today presented special prizes to innovators in international development at a garden party celebrating the Commonwealth’s 70th anniversary.

Report launched in Cameroon on integrating returnees of conflict Posters with quotes at the Invisible Women book launch

14 June 2019

The Commonwealth has hosted an event unveiling a report on how the Cameroon government and civil society can support women returning from situations of extremism

Commonwealth Blue Charter champions to convene in London Aerial view of a boat anchored near a coral reef

14 June 2019

Countries leading action for ocean health and governance in the Commonwealth will meet in London next week to share strategies and firm up plans for action under the Commonwealth Blue Charter. Agreed unanimously by leaders in April 2018, the Commonwealth Blue Charter commits all 53 member countries to work together on solving crucial ocean-related challenges.

Event: Duke of Sussex to present Commonwealth innovation awards

14 June 2019

Prince Harry will attend the inaugural Secretary-General’s Innovation for Sustainable Development Awards on 14 June at a garden party marking the Commonwealth’s 70th anniversary.

Event: Commonwealth Trade Ministers Meeting A ship tied up at port with shipping containers, a truck carrying a shipping container and a plane

10 October 2019

The Commonwealth Trade Ministers Meeting is scheduled to take place in London on 10 October 2019 at Marlborough House.

Africa consultation focuses on developing guide to better negotiate foreign investments Commonwealth consultation attendees sitting at a long table

10 June 2019

A two-day consultation has been held with lawyers to create a practical guide helping member countries negotiate investment contracts which serve their development needs.

Blog: Commonwealth Blue Charter - A beacon of hope for the future of ocean governance Ocean waves breaking onto rocks

8 June 2019

To mark World Oceans Day, Head of Oceans and Natural Resources Nicholas Hardman-Mountford shares how the Blue Charter can help spur lasting global change towards sustainable ocean governance.

Blog: Commonwealth Blue Charter - A beacon of hope for the future of ocean governance Ocean waves breaking onto rocks

To mark World Oceans Day, Head of Oceans and Natural Resources Nicholas Hardman-Mountford shares how the Blue Charter can help spur lasting global change towards sustainable ocean governance.

Event: Commonwealth Symposium on Climate Finance: Unlocking Climate Finance for Vulnerable Countries A damaged house

24 June 2019 to 25 June 2019

The Commonwealth Symposium on Climate Finance will take place on 24 -25 June in St. Julian's, Malta and will be the first international climate finance gathering of its kind

Event: Commonwealth Awards for Excellence in SDG Implementation in Small States

26 June 2019 to 27 June 2019

The inaugural Commonwealth Awards for Excellence in Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) implementation in Small States will be hosted by the Commonwealth Small States Centre of Excellence at the InterContinental Hotel in Malta on June 26-27, 2019. 

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