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

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

28.08.14

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“We must continue to strive and progress”

History is a progress of meeting adversity with innovation, writes Harmanan Singh,17, a Correspondent from Mumbai in India, who argues that current and future problems can be solved by using the best ... Read more

23.08.14

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SIDS 2014: “The clean energy race for small island nations”

Mehzabin Ahmed, a Commonwealth Correspondent from Bangladesh, says Small Island Developing States are dependent on fossil fuel, but the renewable energy targets and initiatives of some of these small ... Read more

20.08.14

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“A long way to go for education in Sri Lanka”

Sri Lanka is making strides in development, but Indooshan Shanthakumaran, 26, a Correspondent from Colombo in Sri Lanka, argues that investment in the education system is a crucial step if the count... Read more

18.08.14

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“Appreciation of history yields respect for others”

It amazes me to see how far they go to keep other cultures alive, writes Geetha Kanniah, an 18-year-old Commonwealth Correspondent from Malaysia, as she discusses her experience of the religious and c... Read more

12.08.14

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India - Adolescent Girls Health Education Programme