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Secretary-General outlines robust framework to stamp out corruption Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland

4 June 2019

Secretary-General Patricia Scotland has outlined a framework to help member countries investigate and prosecute corruption offences, which cost the global economy around $2 trillion a year. 

Secretary-General reiterates the importance of intra-Commonwealth trade Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland presents an award

31 May 2019

Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland has reiterated the importance of taking advantage of the innate benefits of intra-Commonwealth trade

Event: Fifth Commonwealth summit on anti-corruption in the Caribbean

3 June 2019 to 7 June 2019

The Commonwealth is hosting its fifth regional meeting for the Caribbean heads of anti-corruption agencies in the Cayman Islands from 3-7 June 2019

Secretary-General outlines four pillars to nurture future Commonwealth leaders Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland

22 May 2019

The Secretary-General has outlined four pillars designed to nurture Commonwealth students into future leaders.

Sri Lanka cricket team champions Commonwealth Peace at the Crease Secretary-General Patricia Scotland is presented a signed commemorative bat from Sri Lankan cricket team

21 May 2019

The Sri Lankan cricket team has congratulated the Commonwealth on its Peace at the Crease initiative

Multilateralism remains a powerful agent of positive change, says Secretary-General Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland

17 May 2019

Secretary-General Patricia Scotland has underscored the global benefits of multilateral cooperation through the Commonwealth and other international bodies.

Secretary-General reiterates support to the LGBTI community Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland

17 May 2019

The Secretary-General says securing equal rights and fair treatment of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people is essential to achieving the sustainable development goals.

Secretary-General congratulates Belize on successful referendum Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland

15 May 2019

Secretary-General Patricia Scotland has congratulated the people of Belize on a successful referendum. They voted to refer to the International Court of Justice any legal claim of Guatemala against Belize relating to land, insular territories and any maritime areas.

Secretary-General expresses condolences, solidarity in wake of Sri Lanka attacks Flag of Sri Lanka

22 April 2019

Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland expressed her revulsion at the appalling news of the horrendous and mindless coordinated set of terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka

Secretary-General attends Rwandan genocide commemoration Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland attended The Day of Remembrance in Rwanda

7 April 2019

Rwanda has held a national act of remembrance to mark 25 years since the genocide that killed an estimated one million people.

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