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Africa

“Educating for Africa’s continental renaissance”

After decades of following European and American education methods, African nations are re-shaping school curriculum, writes Carole Nyemeck, 21, a Correspondent from Yaounde in Cameroon, who says th... Read more

23.10.14

Americas & Caribbean

“Caribbean cricket needs administration change”

Cricket is a unifying sport in the Caribbean, writes Ryan Bachoo, 25, a Commonwealth Correspondent from Trinidad and Tobago, but he argues that the league needs administrative attention to improve th... Read more

22.10.14

Americas & Caribbean

“Trick-or-treat, trick-or-treat, it’s Hallowe’en!!”

Hallowe’en with its costumes and treats is a favourite for the young at heart, but as Harnoor Gill, 16, a Commonwealth Correspondent from Georgetown in Canada explains, it’s also an oppor... Read more

22.10.14

Africa

“Commonwealth repositions for post-2015 agenda”

A Commonwealth Parliamentary Association conference was a chance to look at next steps, writes Alphonse Akouyu, 21, a Commonwealth Correspondent from Bamenda in Cameroon, who says benefits of membersh... Read more

20.10.14

Asia

“Hong Kong battle: capitalism vs communism”

Protests in Hong Kong can be linked to democracy or historic promise for reform, but Jake Elson, 20, a Correspondent from Banbury in Australia argues that creating a compromise between capitalism and... Read more

17.10.14

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AFRICA

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AMERICAS & CARIBBEAN

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22.10.2014


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ASIA

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17.10.2014


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17.10.2014


“Trafficking threatens human rights of women” Read more

09.10.2014

EUROPE

2015 Commonwealth theme announced Read more

05.09.2014


Call for new members: Commonwealth Youth Sport for Development an... Read more

02.09.2014


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

01.09.2014

PACIFIC

“The legacy of Ian Paisley: 1926 – 2014″ Read more

06.10.2014


“Explaining what’s wrong with the shark cull debate&#... Read more

17.09.2014


SIDS 2014: “Small states are not on the margins, says Commo... Read more

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