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Prize winning author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie to speak at Commonwealth Lecture

10 February 2012

Winner of the 2007 Orange Prize For Fiction will speak on ‘Connecting Cultures’

Spokesperson's statement on Maldives

9 February 2012

Commonwealth Secretary-General Kamalesh Sharma spoke to President Mohamed Waheed and former President Mohamed Nasheed on 9 February 2012.

Connecting Cultures in the Commonwealth through music

7 February 2012

South African musician Hugh Masekela celebrates the 2012 Commonwealth theme at concert

Commonwealth Secretariat spokesperson's statement on Maldives

7 February 2012

A Secretariat team has arrived in Maldives to explore how the Commonwealth can respond to the country’s urgent priorities

Gender equality through trade

6 February 2012

Moving towards gender equality through economic empowerment of women

The Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Trust is launched

6 February 2012

Trust will raise funds for projects in the Commonwealth

Commonwealth journalists call for repeal of repressive media legislation

3 February 2012

Triennial conference in Malta explores new media and new horizons for the Commonwealth

Sharma mourns loss of lives in Papua New Guinea ferry disaster

2 February 2012

Secretary-General Kamalesh Sharma applauds the rescue efforts underway

Commonwealth Secretariat spokesperson's statement on Maldives

2 February 2012

"The Commonwealth Secretariat welcomes the invitation of the Government of Maldives to assist in addressing its current challenges. A Secretariat delegation will visit Maldives shortly for discussions with key interlocutors"

Kamalesh Sharma visits Malawi, Rwanda and Ethiopia

31 January 2012

Commonwealth Secretary-General holds talks with political and civil society leaders during his trip to Africa