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Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard at the 2011 CPF
18/07/2011

CPF 2011: Australian Prime Minister to open Commonwealth People’s Forum

The Hon. Julia Gillard MP acknowledges crucial role for CPF at the interface between governments and civil society. Prime Minister ...

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Dr James Martin at the 2010 Commonwealth Lecture
27/04/2010

Commonwealth Lecture 2010

“Science and Technology: Impacts on Society in the 21st Century.” Dr James Martin, author, business leader, and social ...

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13/09/2009

Commonwealth Lecture 2009

“The Commonwealth @ 60: serving a new generation.” Mr Terry Waite, CBE speaking at the 12th annual Commonwealth Lecture on ...

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Dr David Suzuki speaking at the 2008 Commonwealth Lecture
12/03/2008

Commonwealth Lecture 2008

“The challenge of the 21st Century: setting the real bottom line.” Dr David Suzuki, Emeritus Professor of the Sustainable ...

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Dr Ali A. Mazrui speaking at the 2007 Commonwealth Lecture
14/05/2007

Commonwealth Lecture 2007

“The Power of Language and the Politics of Religion.” Dr Ali A. Mazrui, Director of Institute of Global Cultural ...

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James Wolfensohn, Commonwealth Lecture 2006
02/03/2006

Commonwealth Lecture 2006

“The future role of the Commonwealth: a bridge between an emerging three speed world.” James Wolfensohn is the former ...

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Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, Commonwealth Lecture 2005
15/03/2005

Commonwealth Lecture 2005

“The Commonwealth in the 21st Century: Prospects and Challenges.” Former President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, ...

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Rt Hon Jean Chrétien, Commonwealth Lecture 2004
29/03/2004

Commonwealth Lecture 2004

“Making progress through multilaternalism” 30 March 2004Commonwealth Institute, London

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Professor Muhammad Yunus, Commonwealth Lecture 2003
11/03/2003

Commonwealth Lecture 2003

“Halving poverty by 2015: we can actually make it happen”

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Mrs Mary Robinson, Commonwealth Lecture 2002
05/06/2002

Commonwealth Lecture 2002

“Human rights in the shadow of September 11th”

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