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Commonwealth youth initiative backs sport for development and peace

Governments, intergovernmental organisations and NGOs across the globe are being urged to get behind a Commonwealth youth-led initiative to promote sport as a tool for national development and conflic... Read more

06.04.14

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“Long-term unemployment discourages youth”

Unemployment and high prices face today’s young people, writes Laura Vincent, 23, a Correspondent from Stratford-upon-Avon in England, who describes the struggle to cope with student debt and st... Read more

12.03.14

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“Young people built connections and enjoyed cultural performances”

Youth delegates descended on Sri Lanka this weekend for the Ninth Commonwealth Youth Forum. The international summit will see the inauguration of the Commonwealth Youth Council, a new body aiming ... Read more

11.11.13

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Meet the candidates for the Commonwealth Youth Council Executive

The candidates for the Executive Committee of the Commonwealth Youth Council have been announced. The Commonwealth Youth Council is an autonomous youth-led body, which aims to further advance the you... Read more

05.11.13

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Youth, Education and the Commonwealth celebrated at Buckingham Palace

The soft power of the Commonwealth was very much in evidence earlier this month when the Commonwealth Youth Orchestra and Children’s Choir delivered a sterling performance at Buckingham Palace befor... Read more

31.10.13

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Peter Fleet on winning the Commonwealth Youth Worker Award, Nov 2012