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Blog: Adviser sharpens trade analysis skills in the Eastern Caribbean

23 February 2018

Staged in partnership with the OECS and the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), the workshop was held in St. Vincent and the Grenadines from 14 -16 November 2017.

Blog: Assisting CARICOM compliance with the WTO’S Trade Facilitation Agreement

23 February 2018

The CARICOM Secretariat convened a consultation to take stock of implementation among member states of the WTO’s Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) and identify specific assistance required.

New reports aim to strengthen election processes across Commonwealth

23 February 2018

Elections observers have set out a range of recommendations for strengthening the democratic processes in The Bahamas, Lesotho and Tonga in three new reports.

Blog: Assisting Kenyan MPs counteract unfair trade practices

23 February 2018

Kenya enjoys a strong position in Eastern Africa. It has taken a number of strides in development, partly due to its strategic location as a major services hub to its neighbours, with an important Indian Ocean port and strategic land borders with Ethiopia, South Sudan, Uganda, Tanzania, and Somalia. It is a key exporter of merchandise exports to its neighbours.

Ministers pledge to build resilience through education

23 February 2018

Leaders attending the 20th Conference of Commonwealth Education Ministers (CCEM) have agreed a series of proposals to make sure that no-one is left behind when it comes to receiving high quality education.

Power of the pen

23 February 2018

A Commonwealth Correspondent has enacted real change in his home country of Uganda using, what he calls, “the power of the pen”.

Education and Faith

21 February 2018

A blog by Michelle Callander, Faith in the Commonwealth project manager

Sustainable and resilient education essential to tackle climate change

21 February 2018

Traditional dancers greeted Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland and Fiji Prime Minister Josaia Voreqe Bainimarama at the official opening of the 20th Conference of the Commonwealth Education Ministers.

Secretary-General launches international Commonwealth Big Lunch

21 February 2018

Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland has launched the international Commonwealth Big Lunch in Nadi, Fiji.

We need a Commonwealth education learning alliance, says Fiji minister

20 February 2018

Fiji’s attorney-general, Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum, has called for the creation of a best practice toolkit to help Commonwealth member states. He made his comments on the eve of the official opening of the 20th Conference of Commonwealth Education Ministers (CCEM) in Nadi.