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“If I were prime minister: ideas for an island state”

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

19.08.14

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“The highs and lows of the drug empire”

Drugs are an increasingly problematic global issue with people dying each day from an overdose. Though countries are decriminalising or even legalising substances such as cannabis to decrease this ala... Read more

07.08.14

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“Scholarships are part of the changing aid landscape”

At the Australian National University in Canberra this month, academics and industry professionals attended the inaugural Australasian Aid and International Development Policy Workshop. As Steph Carte... Read more

07.04.14

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“Why ending youth homelessness matters”

Homelessness is a reality for thousands of Australian youth, a situation that Francis Ventura, 23, a Commonwealth Correspondent from Australia, describes as a ‘scourge’ that demands public awarene... Read more

04.04.14

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“Shared history makes the Commonwealth great”

CHOGM 2013 faced controversy, writes Fale Lesa, 23, a Commonwealth Correspondent from New Zealand, but it also provided an opportunity to reflect on the positive attributes that set the Commonwealth a... Read more

10.12.13

VIDEO OF THE MONTH

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Good to be young, On the Spot Tonga.