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“Changing the demographic at the United Nations”

Representatives at the UN General Assembly don’t reflect the demographics of member countries, writes Fale Lesa, 24, a Commonwealth Correspondent from New Zealand, who says two reports written ... Read more

13.11.14

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“If you know your history”

A critical view of history is vital to identity, writes Jake Elson, 20, a Commonwealth Correspondent from Bunbury in Australia, who laments that Western Australians know too little about their complex... Read more

09.11.14

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“The legacy of Ian Paisley: 1926 – 2014″

Ian Paisley was a lightning rod of controversy, but Jake Elson, 20, a Correspondent from Bunbury in Australia, says one legacy of Paisley’s fiery political career is a compromise that took a ... Read more

06.10.14

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“Explaining what’s wrong with the shark cull debate”

Sharks are not rare in the waters of Western Australia but the debate about how to deal with them has grown to unusual proportions, writes Jake Elson, 20, a Correspondent from Bunbury in Australia, w... Read more

17.09.14

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SIDS 2014: “Small states are not on the margins, says Commonwealth”

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

02.09.14

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Good to be young, On the Spot Tonga.