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Pacific

Young people as development partners for small island nations

Youth leaders represented at a global summit on small island nations in Samoa have called on national governments to include young people as partners for sustainable development. The Youth Forum was h... Read more

01.09.14

Europe

Commonwealth Youth Awards 2015 to recognise passion and excellence

Nominations are now open for the 2015 Commonwealth Youth Awards for Excellence in Youth Development Work. The annual awards recognise the invaluable contribution of young people to development, in com... Read more

01.09.14

Africa

“Standing up for the aspirations that we believe in”

The politics of division is a threat to harmony, writes Eric Omwanda, 23, a Commonwealth Correspondent from Nairobi, Kenya, who argues that citizens need accountability from their politicians, rather... Read more

29.08.14

Pacific

SIDS 2014: “Tackling social development concerns among youths”

Small island developing states are especially vulnerable to external economic and environmental shocks. At the Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States in Samoa, 1-4 September,... Read more

29.08.14

Americas & Caribbean

SIDS 2014: “Climate change and risk management”

Small island developing states are especially vulnerable to external economic and environmental shocks. At the Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States in Samoa, 1-4 September,... Read more

29.08.14

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AFRICA

“Standing up for the aspirations that we believe in” Read more

29.08.2014


“Scarcity of resources and tackling hunger” Read more

27.08.2014


“How Ebola is redefining the language of business” Read more

25.08.2014

AMERICAS & CARIBBEAN

SIDS 2014: “Climate change and risk management” Read more

29.08.2014


SIDS 2014: “Providing SIDS with water, sanitation, food securit... Read more

27.08.2014


SIDS 2014: “Social development in Small Island Developing S... Read more

22.08.2014

ASIA

SIDS 2014: “Oceans, seas, and valuable biodiversity” Read more

28.08.2014


“We must continue to strive and progress” Read more

23.08.2014


SIDS 2014: “The clean energy race for small island nations&... Read more

20.08.2014

EUROPE

Commonwealth Youth Awards 2015 to recognise passion and excellenc... Read more

01.09.2014


“Sport can be harnessed to bring people together” Read more

19.08.2014


“The Danish diaries – my Scandanavian trip” Read more

13.08.2014

PACIFIC

Young people as development partners for small island nations Read more

01.09.2014


SIDS 2014: “Tackling social development concerns among yout... Read more

29.08.2014


SIDS 2014: “Gender inclusion in the Pacific: reimagining th... Read more

25.08.2014