Members of the Executive Committee of the Commonwealth Local Government Forum Board, led by the Mayor of Belize City, Zenaida Moya, Chairperson of the CLGF Board, called on Commonwealth Deputy Secretary-General Ransford Smith to discuss areas of mutual collaboration.
A group of senior trade and investment officials responsible for designing trade-related investment policies and negotiating strategies will meet in the Ugandan capital, Kampala, from 20 to 21 October 2011.
Joint Commonwealth-UNESCO study is launched in Paris on the feminisation of the teaching profession
Team led by Frederick Mitchell, former Foreign Affairs Minister for The Bahamas
“We are calling on the G20 to see themselves as trustees of the wider international community - fit to tackle global concerns and needs”
“When your labour is not available for sale, what does social protection mean to your unpaid caring work and the lives of all in your household?”
“They were not looked on by the nurses, the doctors. They didn’t want to touch them, they were scorned” - L, unpaid carer, Jamaica
Award for innovative education practices is your chance to bring your project to a global audience
Commonwealth Secretary-General Kamalesh Sharma on 26 September 2011 issued a message of condolence following the death of Wangari Maathai, the first African woman to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, who also served on the Commonwealth Commission on Respect and Understanding.
An opportunity for our voice to be heard – Solomon Islands Foreign Affairs Minister Peter Shanel Agovaka