Commonwealth Foundation

November 25, 2015
Malta declaration on governance for resilience premium
The combined efforts of civil society from around the Commonwealth have produced a declaration on governance for resilience to be submitted to CHOGM 2015.
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November 25, 2015
CPF 2015 answers, What makes societies resilient? premium
The Commonwealth People's Forum asked the question, 'what makes societies resilient?' You told us what you thought.
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November 24, 2015
“Universal human rights belong to all of us” premium
There is standing room only as the ‪People‬'s Forum hosts the first LGBTI session in a Commonwealth forum.
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November 24, 2015
Bees and Pollinators: A Commonwealth Concern premium
People and governments are busy as bees as the Commonwealth descends on Malta, but where are the bees?
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November 23, 2015
Resilience is life! premium
Vandana Shiva opens the CPF 2015 with a stirring call to the world to embrace resilience as a means for the world to break out of vicious cycles of violence.
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November 22, 2015
Building resilient health systems across the Commonwealth premium
KR Ravindran, President of Rotary International draws on the End Polio Campaign to explore how health systems can be made more resilient across the Commonwealth.
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November 22, 2015
Time for new thinking on education in the Commonwealth premium
The urgent need to shift the world onto a sustainable and resilient path, means thinking outside the box has become a must rather than a luxury.
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November 22, 2015
Making peace with the Earth premium
Ahead of her keynote address, Vandana Shiva calls on humanity to respond to the escalating cycles of violence by creating virtuous circles of peace.
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November 18, 2015
Gozo to showcase resilience in small island communities premium
The island of Gozo has been embraced as a central focus for the People's Forum as the host for a fieldtrip on the final day of the programme.
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November 17, 2015
Malta CPF “trailblazing” with first Commonwealth SG dialogue premium
Speaker Anglu Farrugia endorses the CPF 2015 for hosting the first ever Commonwealth Secretary General all candidates dialogue with civil society inclusion.
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October 29, 2015
People’s Forum to host Commonwealth Secretary General all candidates dialogue with civil society premium
A dialogue between the candidates to be the next Commonwealth Secretary General will take place at CPF 2015 in the Malta House of Representatives.
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October 9, 2015
Kalpana’s Warriors photography exhibition premium
An exhibition by celebrated photographer and social activist Shahidul Alam in tribute to the comrades of Kalpana Chakma will run throughout the forum.
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October 7, 2015
Commonwealth Writers short story workshop, Gozo premium
Commonwealth Writers will host a closed short story workshop run by Clare Azzopardi on Gozo, Malta’s sister island, as part of the Peoples Forum on Thursday 26 November 2015.
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September 30, 2015
INVITATION to civil society in Malta: ‘Withstanding vulnerability in Small States’ premium
In spite of their vulnerabilities, many small island developing states succeed in building resilience to withstand their vulnerability. Why? How?
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September 8, 2015
Looking beyond the horizon: Resilience in Small Island States premium
The Seychelles High Commissioner is interviewed about the challenges and opportunities that face small island states in the Commonwealth.
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September 8, 2015
“Civil society is representative of societies” premium
Ahead of the CPF 2015, the Seychelles High Commissioner speaks about how valuable it is for civil society to have a voice in ministerial forums.
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August 11, 2015
INVITATION to civil society in Malta: ‘Food: Scaling up for Resilience’ premium
An invitation for Maltese civil society to attend a colloquium on the 2 September 2015, under the theme: ‘Food: Scaling up for Resilience’.
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July 31, 2015
Civil society consultations in Malta premium
The added value of participating in the Commonwealth People’s Forum 2015: What are the opportunities for Maltese civil society?
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July 28, 2015
Parallel forums to CHOGM Malta 2015 premium
The CPF 2015 will run alongside parallel events and forums at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM 2015).
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July 6, 2015
Building resilience in Small States premium
The Governor General of St. Lucia explains why building resilience is essential for sustainable development in small states.
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June 22, 2015
Vandana Shiva’s message to the 2015 People’s Forum premium
"Every part of this beautiful planet should be ecologically secure, socially secure, economically secure, politically and democratically secure."
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June 8, 2015
Commonwealth People’s Forum launched in Malta premium
“An honest voice can be louder than that of a crowd. Imagine the magnitude of all the honest voices of the Commonwealth people coming together as one.”
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June 4, 2015
Voices of the People 2015 premium
Voices from across the Commonwealth stress the importance of citizens having a say in their own governance
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June 4, 2015
Sir Anand Satyanand speaks at the launch of CPF 2015 premium
Speech at Launch of Commonwealth People’s Forum by Sir Anand Satyanand, Chairman of the Commonwealth Foundation
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