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Commonwealth forum for governing and opposition parties opens in Tanzania

7 May 2012

Commonwealth Deputy Secretary-General Mmasekgoa Masire-Mwamba, former Ghana President Jerry Rawlings and National Assembly Speakers from Rwanda and Uganda among speakers on strengthening democratic culture in 54-member Commonwealth

Commonwealth countries urged to implement UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

4 May 2012

Commonwealth told it has an important role to play in ensuring equal rights for persons with disabilities

Commonwealth and Francophonie meet ahead of global summits

3 May 2012

"Two large, seriously committed organisations that champion the voices and concerns of the marginalised and vulnerable have a crucial contribution to make" - Commonwealth Secretary-General

World Press Freedom Day message

3 May 2012

There cannot be a properly functioning democracy without a free and responsible press - Commonwealth Secretariat

Message from the Commonwealth Secretariat on World Press Freedom Day - 3 May 2012

Release date 3 May 2012

Statement by the Commonwealth Secretariat Spokesperson

Commonwealth acts enthral at Diamond Jubilee festival

2 May 2012

Performers showcase the rich cultures and creativity of the Commonwealth at festival celebrating Diamond Jubilee

Commonwealth conference on excellence in public service

1 May 2012

Sri Lanka to host two-day event in May

Commonwealth assists Cook Islands in accessing resource-rich seabed

30 April 2012

Pacific small island state seeks exclusive access to potentially lucrative seabed resources over an area of 416,000 square kilometres

Secretariat wins award for youth-led website

30 April 2012

YourCommonwealth.org named ‘Communicator of the Year 2012’

Commonwealth examines challenges faced by persons with disabilities

30 April 2012

Meeting to discuss UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities