In Africa, micro, small and medium-size enterprises (MSMEs) in the informal economy are particularly vulnerable to economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.
New Zealand has provided its funding to the Commonwealth Fund for Technical Co-operation (CFTC).
Commonwealth Secretary-General, Patricia Scotland spoke to mark the fact that, if not for the Coronavirus Pandemic, the Commonwealth would be holding its CHOGM summit this week in Kigali, Rwanda.
The Commonwealth continues to be concerned that the 2 March 2020 General Election process in Guyana is not yet concluded
Leaders and representatives from across the Commonwealth have today held a virtual meeting to share solutions and ways of working that can help to combat the impacts of COVID-19.
Leaders and representatives of the 54 Commonwealth countries will hold a one-off virtual meeting on 24 June to discuss COVID-19.
A webinar series has been launched by the Commonwealth Secretariat to help counter violent extremism and hate speech online.
The Commonwealth has launched a new Financial Technology, or fintech, programme to boost governments’ capacity and knowledge of the industry.
Commonwealth Secretary-General, The Rt Hon Patricia Scotland QC, urges all electoral and political stakeholders in Malawi to play their part in contributing to a peaceful and credible presidential election in Malawi on 23 June 2020.
The Commonwealth Secretariat is supporting “home-grown" initiatives in Malawi designed to help ensure a peaceful and credible re-run of the presidential election.