The Commonwealth Foundation’s Director, Vijay Krishnarayan, reflects on the efficacy of the recent Commonwealth Civil Society Forum. The Forum developed a Commonwealth civil society position on issues discussed at the Commonwealth Health Ministerial Meeting 2017 (CHMM 2017). The findings were presented to Health Ministers in the form of a policy statement.
At Wilton Park’s third meeting on ‘Peacebuilding in Africa’ series, participants were asked about the biggest opportunities or hindrances to sustainable civil society engagement in the African peacebuilding process.
The purchase of land has been sanctioned to relocate the population of Kiribati in the face of climate change impacts. If this happens, it could spell the end of a sovereign state due to climate change. How does Pacific civil society plan to respond to the immediacy of the threat?
Adda is a project of Commonwealth Writers, the Commonwealth Foundation’s cultural initiative and it offers an online gathering of stories. This month we feature a story about a young actor born to poverty, who falls hopelessly in love.