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Young people and schools given resources to mark Commonwealth Day

Materials for children, young people, communities and schools published to mark theme for 2015: ‘A Young Commonwealth’ An illustrated poster, children’s guidebook and digital graphics have been ... Read more

02.03.15

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“Media negativity creates hurdle for youth attitudes”

News media focused on disaster and scandal can have a strong impact on the outlook of young people writes Carl Konadu, coordinator of the Commonwealth Youth Sport for Development and Peace working gr... Read more

30.01.15

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“Impact of major sporting events on young people”

International sporting events showcase athletes, but they can also promote youth engagement and physical activity at the local level writes Carl Konadu, coordinator of the Commonwealth Youth Sport for... Read more

10.12.14

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2015 Commonwealth theme announced

‘A Young Commonwealth’ has been chosen as the theme for Commonwealth Day 2015, which takes place on 9 March. Announcing the theme, Secretary-General Kamalesh Sharma said: “People aged 25 or unde... Read more

05.09.14

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Call for new members: Commonwealth Youth Sport for Development and Peace

The CYSDP are looking for young people active and passionate in the field of sport for development and peace to join their working group In May 2013 the Commonwealth Secretariat supported the establis... Read more

02.09.14

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