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“A day to celebrate the rights of the child”

Countries around the world have signed the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child, and many have set aside a day to celebrate children. Harnoor Gill, 16, a Commonwealth Correspondent fr... Read more

29.09.14

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“Scotland’s vote reveals issues with the media”

Scotland’s recent vote on independence was closely watched in the Caribbean, writes Ryan Bachoo, 25, a Commonwealth orrespondent from Trinidad and Tobago, but he argues that news coverage of the... Read more

29.09.14

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“Ebola: is it under control or is it out of control?”

Media around the world are following news of the Ebola outbreak, but Lyn-Marie Blackman, 27, a Commonwealth Correspondent from Barbados, says the crisis is not necessarily restricted to African count... Read more

24.09.14

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“Campaigns and hope aim at ending harassment”

Harassment is an unwanted problem for women around the world, writes Leigh-Ann Worrell, 27, a Commonwealth Correspondent from St. Thomas, but activists are increasingly working to raise awareness abo... Read more

17.09.14

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“Thrift shopping – a day for a real bargain, eh!”

Shopping at second hand stores can mean bargains and adventure, writes Harnoor Gill, 16, a Correspondent from Georgetown in Canada, but it also means supporting charities that operate thrift shops and... Read more

14.09.14

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Forgotten Voices: Stories from the other side of paradise