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Africa traversing a defining period for development

16 June 2011

“There is an emerging dynamism on the African continent. Purposefulness and energy are the new face of Africa” – Commonwealth Deputy Secretary-General Ransford Smith

Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen to address London meeting on women’s rights

14 June 2011

Speakers include Louise Mushikiwabo, Rwandan Foreign Minister and Baroness Verma, Department for International Development’s Spokesperson in the House of Lords

Commonwealth workshop to promote dialogue between government and opposition

9 June 2011

First workshop of its kind to be held in Maldives

Youth employment and financial resilience to top agenda of Commonwealth Secretary-General’s Caribbean visit

9 June 2011

Sharma visits Antigua and Barbuda, Dominica, Jamaica and St Vincent and the Grenadines in official visit to the Caribbean region

Commonwealth Ministerial Action Group (CMAG) London, 28 April 2011

28 April 2011

The Commonwealth Ministerial Action Group (CMAG) held its thirty-fifth regular meeting in London on 28 April 2011.

Health ministers to tackle non-communicable diseases

20 April 2011

The burden of non-communicable diseases is evident in every corner of the Commonwealth, and is impacting on both rich and poor countries, at all levels of society – Commonwealth Secretary-General