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Research from the Secretariat highlights the potential role communities in the can play in promoting the development of their countries of origin. Find country-specific reports on diaspora from πŸ‡§πŸ‡©, πŸ‡«πŸ‡―, πŸ‡¬πŸ‡­, πŸ‡―πŸ‡², πŸ‡°πŸ‡ͺ and πŸ‡³πŸ‡¬ πŸ‘‡
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In the lead up to next week’s global climate summit in New York and barely two weeks after battered πŸ‡§πŸ‡Έ, the ’s top official is calling for urgent action to tackle and its disastrous impacts. Find out more πŸ‘‡
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This year’s finalists will receive a πŸ†, a certificate & cash grants! Finalists will be awarded Β£1000 Selected regional winner will receive an additional Β£2000 The Young Person of the Year will also receive an additional cash grant of Β£2000
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Nominations have opened for the 2020 Awards ()! The Youth Awards recognise the exemplary work undertaken by young people across the 53 member countries. For more information and to enter follow the link below πŸ‘‡
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The Climate Finance Access Hub () assists member countries untangle the red tape around climate financing Meet the Climate Finance Advisers and discover how they help member countries secure funding to address and take
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The Commonwealth Sep 16
The Ministers of Women’s Affairs means: More leadership positions for women πŸ‘©β€πŸ’Ό More political engagement πŸ—³ More access to education πŸ‘©β€πŸŽ“ More opportunities πŸš€ More gender equality πŸ‘« Discover more about in πŸ‡°πŸ‡ͺ this week πŸ‘‡
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The Commonwealth Sep 16
The Human Rights Unit () briefed Commonwealth and trust fund delegates on the technical assistance provided to member states by the Secretariat. Representstives from πŸ‡²πŸ‡ΌπŸ‡ΈπŸ‡±πŸ‡¬πŸ‡©πŸ‡±πŸ‡¨ πŸ‡°πŸ‡³πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡ΏπŸ‡ΊπŸ‡¬πŸ‡ΏπŸ‡² were at the in Geneva for the briefing
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The Commonwealth Sep 16
70 years of Commonwealth Declarations to celebrate . Read and download the declarations πŸ“œ that set the tone for the many pioneering and transformational developments throughout the 's history πŸ‘‡
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The Commonwealth Sep 16
. has urged young diplomats posted to from across the world to pool their talent, knowledge and dynamism to help mitigate the effects of The Secretary-General was speaking at a breakfast meeting in London πŸ‘‡
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The Commonwealth Sep 16
A civil society roundtable starts in Nairobi today ahead of the 12th . Delegates from the will offer policy recommendations which can support stronger institutions for accelerating gender equality, enabling women’s empowerment and benefiting society.
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Patricia Scotland QC Sep 15
It was a pleasure to speak with for on and talk about the and watch the game between and !
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The Commonwealth Sep 15
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The initiative of the aimed at maximising the impact of as a tool for , and in the .
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The Commonwealth Sep 15
. is at the and will be interviewed by on . The Secretary-General will talk about the initiative during the πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ vs πŸ‡¦πŸ‡Ί 🏏 match
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The Commonwealth Sep 15
The series features some of the leading specialists who work at the Secretariat in various areas, from to for development and peace. Watch our expert videos on YouTube πŸŽ₯ πŸ‘‡
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The Commonwealth Sep 15
Happy Birthday to HRH The Duke of Sussex! The Duke of Sussex was appointed by The Queen as Ambassador at the Heads of Government Meeting () in April 2018.
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The Commonwealth Sep 14
Aimed at exploring solutions to the many challenges facing young people, including rising unemployment, senior officials and national leaders at their meeting in agreed on a regional action plan to be delivered by 2021 Find out more πŸ‘‡
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The Commonwealth Sep 13
. reiterates ’s commitment to in address at ’ event, underscoring our duty to ensure our children’s children have clean air to breathe, and the benefit of a healthy ocean and thriving animal and plant life.
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The Commonwealth Sep 13
Interested to learn more about the Secretariat's work? Follow these hashtags to find out πŸ‘‡ Click the link for moreπŸ‘‡
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The Commonwealth Sep 13
"Courage is the greatest measure of a leader and young people should not be afraid to β€œgo against the flow” when acting on their convictions" The SG addressed participants in the Future Global Leaders’ Programme who were vising
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