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Commonwealth reaches out to African countries with new debt management tech

12 June 2018

New cutting edge technology, developed by the Commonwealth, could help governments in Eastern and Southern Africa to manage their debt.

Clear mandate on youth mainstreaming as a strategy for change following CHOGM

12 June 2018

Commonwealth Secretariat’s Head of Social Policy Layne Robinson reiterated the agreements on youth mainstreaming outlined in the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting Communiqué during the opening of the Youth Mainstreaming Strategy Consultation in Nairobi this June.

5th International Climate Change Adaptation Conference

18 June 2018 to 21 June 2018

Interactive Session: Learning and Knowledge Sharing (South-South and North-South) As a Tool for Cooperation for Adaptation

Climate experts mark World Environment Day with event in Antigua and Barbuda

8 June 2018

Youth has an increasingly crucial role to play in reducing pollution and protecting our planet, said the Antigua and Barbuda Minister of Health and Environment, Molwyn Joseph, at an event to commemorate World Environment Day.

Experts ponder on how to regulate the use of virtual currencies

8 June 2018

Experts from around the Commonwealth have been meeting in London this week to craft legislative guidance on how to effectively regulate the use of virtual currencies which will allow member states to reap the benefits of the new technology but also guard against its abuse.

World Oceans Day 2018: A Blue Charter for a blue planet

7 June 2018

International concern for the plight of the global ocean is at an all-time high. In April this year, the 53 countries of the Commonwealth adopted the Commonwealth Blue Charter, creating a bright blue beacon to guide cooperative action on ocean issues. 

Commonwealth helps Seychelles strengthen its legal frameworks

7 June 2018

The legal frameworks and mechanisms of Seychelles have been strengthened further, following capacity building and technical assistance from Commonwealth experts.

Commonwealth Asian countries discuss world trade priorities

7 June 2018

Asian countries of the Commonwealth have gathered in New Delhi, India, this week to deliberate on how to respond to major shifts in the global trade landscape.

Young people must be at the heart of government plans for the future

6 June 2018

Young people must be at the heart of government plans for the future, the Commonwealth Secretariat has said at a UN meeting.

Commonwealth helps Guyana regulate its billion-dollar petroleum sector

6 June 2018

The Commonwealth is assisting Guyana to create the regulations, policies and legislation it needs for a new petroleum industry that could inject billions into its economy.

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