Speaker: Commonwealth Deputy Secretary-General Mmasekgoa Masire-Mwamba
A new software to help countries plan, analyse and manage sovereign debt was launched on 10 October during the Commonwealth Finance Ministers Meeting in Tokyo, Japan.
Commonwealth Secretariat Director of Economic Affairs Dr Rustomjee
Speaker: Amitav Banerji, Director of Political Affairs Division, Commonwealth Secretariat
"Taxpayers want to see their taxes spent reasonably. All these make public procurement so important and therefore a subject of tight scrutiny because where large sums of money are involved, vulnerability to abuse increases" - Tanzania Deputy Minister of Finance
The Commonwealth Secretary-General's Special Envoy for Maldives, Sir Donald McKinnon, has expressed his deep sadness in learning of the killing of Hon Dr Afrasheem Ali MP, Member of the People's Majlis (Parliament) of Maldives, on 2 October 2012.
Commonwealth Secretary-General Kamalesh Sharma addresses military officials from around the world at the Royal College of Defence Studies
Commonwealth Foreign Ministers met in New York today on the margins of the 67th Session of the United Nations General Assembly.
New York, 28 September 2012
Princess Anne presented Gold and Silver Duke of Edinburgh International Awards and met with Commonwealth Youth Programme staff, young people, and student leaders