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By Edition On Tuesday, May 8th, 2018
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CARICOM and Commonwealth Secretariats sign agreement to strengthen cooperation

GEORGETOWN - The CARICOM and Commonwealth Secretariats signed a new Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to further strengthen cooperation between the two Organisations. CARICOM Secretary-General Ambassador Irwin More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, November 7th, 2017
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Commonwealth Secretary-General pledges to challenge development assistance rules

ROSEAU - Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland has promised to ramp up advocacy for the reform of development assistance rules which member states say are restricting aid to storm ravished countries More...

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By Edition On Monday, November 30th, 2015
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New Commonwealth secretary-general pledges to promote LGBT agenda

LONDON, England -- The Commonwealth secretary general designate, British Baroness Patricia Scotland, will spend the first two years of her tenure promoting the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) agenda, More...

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By Edition On Monday, May 11th, 2015
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A crucial election: The next Commonwealth Secretary-General

LONDON, England – The last rites have been read prematurely for the Commonwealth many times. But even some of its strongest supporters now believe that it faces an existential crisis graver than any it has faced More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, February 17th, 2015
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Ronald Sanders re-named for Commonwealth Secretary General post

ST. JOHN’S, Antigua – Antigua and Barbuda has re-named its High Commissioner to the United Kingdom, Sir Ronald Sanders as a candidate for the post of Commonwealth Secretary General. Sir Ronald faces a challenge More...

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By Edition On Thursday, December 4th, 2014
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British ‘two-card trick’ alleged over Commonwealth post

LONDON, England -- In addition to hosting the headquarters of the Commonwealth Secretariat and having Queen Elizabeth II as the organisation’s head, the British government, in defiance of long standing conventions, More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014
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Commonwealth heads of government, foreign ministers to meet in New York

NEW YORK, USA -- The 13th annual meeting of commonwealth foreign affairs ministers will take place in New York this week alongside the 69th session of the United Nations General Assembly. On Thursday, ministers More...