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Commonwealth Voices: just economies Commentator and columnist Owen Jones chairs a discussion examining the consequences of an unquestioning focus on economic growth. View Now

Commonwealth Foundation appoints Anne Therese Gallagher as Director-General

Following a rigorous selection process and approval from its 46 member states, Anne Therese Gallagher AO has been announced as the new Director-General of the […]
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Inclusion: let’s walk the talk

Inclusion. It’s a buzz word. Inclusion finds itself in public policy discourse and conversations in development circles. Situated at the interface between policy and political […]
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Upcoming Commonwealth Foundation Events
When
7pm, 30 May 2019 to 10pm, 30 May 2019
Address
1 Arthur Wint Drive, Kingston, Jamaica

Women who walk with water

Commonwealth Writers Conversations

Jamaican artists are joined by Pacific poet Karlo Mila for a unique event, debuting a performance responding to the themes of climate change and gender.

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When
9am, 29 May 2019 to 6pm, 31 May 2019
Address
The University Of The West Indies - Mona, Kingston, Jamaica

Exploring the intersection between gender and climate change in the Caribbean: second discussion

The Foundation, in partnership with the Small Grants Programme of the Global Environmental Facility at United Nations Development Programme, and the Institute for Gender and Development Studies at the University of the West Indies is hosting a dialogue with 23 representatives from Caribbean civil society and other key stakeholders, which aims to enhance the region’s capacity to apply gender intersectionality to its climate change programming.

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