Blogs

Commonwealth Foundation blogs share knowledge, experiences and expertise.

19/12/2018

Seasonal message from the Director-General

Vijay Krishnarayan pauses to reflect on the year that’s passed.

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19/12/2018

Confronting assumptions: gender equality

Heather Cole recently convened a session with Foundation grants partners on gender sensitive programming.

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13/12/2018

Changing together or falling apart: global climate frameworks need concerted action – now

Will governments convene and coordinate the multi-stakeholder approaches that are required to tackle climate change?

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29/11/2018

When the tough get going: civil society resilience

How do civil society organisations in the Caribbean manage uncertainty? Doctoral candidate Sarah Peck summarises her findings. 

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29/11/2018

Trade 2030: questions on gender and technology

Deputy Director-General Myn Garcia questions how gender equality can be addressed in trade policy following global trade’s biggest ...

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31/10/2018

Following the money: cash transfers

(Above) Helen Mudora presents project results at the Foundation’s annual grants workshop. The workshop shares monitoring and evaluation ...

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30/10/2018

Jamaicans for clean air and water: a public service announcement

  See Jamaica Environment Trust’s animation video highlighting the impacts of poor air and water quality in Jamaica. For more ...

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22/10/2018

Africa Platform for Social Protection advocacy toolkit

APSP have published an advocacy tool kit with an assortment of tools for grassroots and community based advocacy.    

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18/10/2018

Meet the 2019 judges

The 2019 Commonwealth Short Story Prize judging panel has been announced, chaired by Kittitian-British writer Caryl Phillips.

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26/09/2018

Rewriting the script

Lisa Harewood on how making her first film with Commonwealth Writers enabled her to present a different view of the Caribbean and ...

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