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Secretary-General appeals to Commonwealth to combat racism Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland speaking at the webinar

5 August 2020

The Commonwealth Secretary-General has made an impassioned plea for member countries to focus their energies on rooting out the “stain of racism” in their societies.

Commonwealth Secretary-General statement on resolution of Guyana electoral impasse Commonwealth Secretariat Logo

3 August 2020

I extend congratulations to His Excellency Dr Irfan Ali upon his swearing-in as President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana following the declaration of the 2 March General Election and Regional election results on 2 August 2020 by the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM). 

Commonwealth tackles COVID-19 impacts on rule of law Participants at rule of law webinar

30 July 2020

Commonwealth countries have shared how innovation has been the difference between keeping the wheels of justice turning, and legal systems coming to a grinding halt.

Ministers welcome Commonwealth interventions to rebuild hard-hit sport sector Commonwealth Secretary-General speaking at virtual forum

27 July 2020

Commonwealth collaboration is vital to the recovery of the sport sector which has suffered a crushing blow from essential measures to stem the spread of COVID-19. 

Summary: World Oceans Day: Mapping the Commonwealth one coral reef at a time Secretary-General Patricia Scotland

24 July 2020

Celebrating World Oceans Day 2020, on 8 June, the Commonwealth Secretariat kicked off with the first Commonwealth Blue Charter webinar in its new series.

Event: Rule of Law Webinar Series rule of law meeting

28 July 2020

The Commonwealth Secretariat is hosting a series of online webinars focusing on COVID-19 and the Rule of Law.

New dashboard launched to help Commonwealth Governments tackle Coronavirus coronavirus

22 July 2020

A Covid-19 dashboard has been launched by the Commonwealth Secretariat to help member countries make vital decisions during the ongoing crisis.

Commonwealth issues joint statement on the COVID-19 pandemic The Commonwealth

16 July 2020

Commonwealth leaders from all 54 member states have today issued a joint statement on the COVID-19 pandemic and steps that member states are taking to fight the pandemic and to work together in support of each other and broader global efforts.

Friends of the Commonwealth Secretariat mark Commonwealth Secretariat’s 55th Anniversary at event in India Secretary-General Patricia Scotland

3 July 2020

The 55th anniversary of the founding of the Commonwealth Secretariat has been marked by supporters in India during a special virtual event.

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