Home >Newsroom

Eastern Caribbean PMs welcome Commonwealth collaboration

3 May 2018

Prime ministers in the Caribbean have welcomed the Commonwealth’s new array of powerful initiatives to shield small states from the ravages of storms, cyclones and hurricanes and help them build back better if they are hit. 

CHOGM lookback: Commonwealth institutions renew commitment to tackling human rights

2 May 2018

Human rights work across Commonwealth countries received a major boost during a recent biennial summit.

Commonwealth Health Ministers Meeting 2018

20 May 2018

The Commonwealth Health Ministers Meeting (CHMM) will provide member countries with an opportunity to share experience and lessons, as well as build consensus on collective action, to address non-communicable diseases in the Commonwealth

Blog: Fintech - A SWOT Analysis

1 May 2018

The term Fintech probably has not escaped you. It has emerged as the new ‘disruptive market force’ and is challenging the traditional means of providing financial services

CHOGM lookback: communicable diseases in the spotlight

1 May 2018

Last month’s Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting was a major opportunity for leaders to discuss some of the pressing health challenges facing member states.

Secretary-General urges youth to ‘dream big’

30 April 2018

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet and Secretary-General Patricia Scotland joined forces to inspire and support young people at the Caribbean Youth Conference in Saint Lucia this week.

Secretary-General visits the Caribbean as hurricane countdown begins

27 April 2018

Patricia Scotland is meeting with leaders in the Caribbean to explore the Commonwealth’s role in minimising the impact of extreme weather events as the region’s hurricane season approaches. 

Harnessing the Commonwealth trade advantage

26 April 2018

Were you aware of the trading advantage that businesses in Commonwealth countries enjoy? Very simply, if you trade within the Commonwealth, exporting from one member to another, it is approximately 19% cheaper to do so than it would be outside. 

Hub and Spokes Programme - Caribbean Regional Workshop 23-25 April 2018

24 April 2018

Caribbean development partners and beneficiaries of the Hub and Spokes Programme, an aid-for-trade initiative, began a three-day regional planning workshop in Guyana from 23 – 25 April 2018.

We need to change the male mind-set says Indian MP

24 April 2018

The Indian MP and Bollywood legend, Kirron Kher, has called for Commonwealth member states to speed up their efforts towards achieving gender equality in their respective countries.