The Commonwealth Foundation blog shares knowledge, experiences, and expertise.
Introducing Commonwealth Foundation Creatives
Commonwealth Writers was first founded in 2011 as an initiative to inspire, develop and connect writers. Since then, our community has grown.
Seasonal message from the Director-General
The festive season is a time to pause and reflect on our changing world.
Climate Reparations: What Must COP27 Deliver?
Extreme weather events are destroying small island infrastructure, upending local livelihoods, and overwhelming public finances.
Message on the passing of former Commonwealth Foundation Director, Dr Humayun Khan
The Commonwealth Foundation was saddened to learn of the death of Dr Humayun Khan, who served as Director from 1993 to 2000.
Tribute to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
The Chair and Director-General of the Commonwealth Foundation pay tribute to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.
Ntsika Kota in Conversation with Damon Galgut
Listen to the conversation between Booker Prize winner Damon Galgut and Ntsika Kota, winner of the 2022 Commonwealth Short Story Prize.
Power to the People: the Commonwealth Foundation at CHOGM 2022
The Foundation shaped a strong and streamlined programme that focused on what is front and centre for so many people of the ...
Sharma Taylor in Conversation with Alexia Tolas
Listen to the conversation between Sharma Taylor and Alexia Tolas, both shortlisted for the 2022 Commonwealth Short Story Prize, to ...
Patently necessary: taking health into our own hands
From the very beginning of the pandemic, monopolies on the production of tests and medicines were a part of the problem of surviving it.
Photography Open Call: Climate Change
To coincide with the Commonwealth People’s Forum in Rwanda and the run-up to COP27 in Egypt, the Commonwealth Foundation is ...