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Trade officials commend Commonwealth cooperation

26 October 2018

Trade ministers and senior officials from the African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) group of nations have praised the Commonwealth for enhancing their trade capacity while also calling for further assistance.

Commonwealth Secretary-General calls for youth to drive green and blue growth

26 October 2018

Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland has launched a new toolkit, designed to help governments boost green and blue growth through youth entrepreneurship.

Commonwealth tackles SDG data hurdles at World Data Forum

25 October 2018

Three years after adopting the 2030 development Agenda, countries are grappling with how to achieve its 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Further trade collaboration proposed with ACP group

25 October 2018

Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland has concluded a successful meeting in Brussels with her counterpart at the African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) Group of States, Patrick Gomes.

Last chance to enter the Commonwealth Youth Awards

23 October 2018

Nominations for the 2019 Commonwealth Youth Awards for Excellence in Development Work will close on 7 November 2018, leaving just over a week for aspirants from across the Commonwealth to submit final entries.

Public service ministers commit to action on SDGs

22 October 2018

Commonwealth ministers for public service agreed to strengthen governance systems in their countries, as a critical step towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals.

Secretary-General to visit Brussels and Geneva

22 October 2018

Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland is travelling to Brussels and Geneva to participate in high-level meetings on trade, youth and women’s economic empowerment.

Observer group’s report on Sierra Leone’s elections released

19 October 2018

The Commonwealth Observer Group’s Report on Sierra Leone’s General Elections has been presented to the government, the National Electoral Commission, political parties and other stakeholders in the country.

Blue Charter fellowships to drive research on ocean pollution

19 October 2018

A new fellowship programme will support emerging scholars from Commonwealth countries to conduct world-class research on marine plastics.

Commonwealth on course to navigate global challenges, says Secretary-General

18 October 2018

The Commonwealth’s unifying values empower it to embrace and respond to some of the globe’s most daunting challenges, Secretary-General Patricia Scotland told a 200-strong audience at Westminster Abbey in London.

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