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Our knowledge resources share learning, good practices, stories, and tools to support stronger civic voices and participatory governance.

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Tools

Africa Platform for Social Protection advocacy toolkit

This is an advocacy tool kit with an assortment of tools to suit a wide audience. The tool kit provides a guide for use in […]

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Grant resource

Commonwealth Foundation brand guidelines

Download the Commonwealth Foundation brand guidelines, including visibility guidelines for partners and a full set of logos. Guidelines Logos

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Grant resource

Protected: Monitoring and evaluation workshop files 2018

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Grants chat room

A place for grants partners to ask questions about their grant and share resources and project learning with each other via Disqus.

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Publications

Commonwealth insights: inclusive governance series

These papers draw on discussions had at the Commonwealth People’s Forum 2018 and share the strategies employed by civil society across the Commonwealth to achieve […]

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Blog

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 changed her career forever.

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Foundation strategic documents

Commonwealth Foundation annual workplan and budget 2018-2019

The Commonwealth Foundation’s Strategic Plan 2017-21 will be guided by a Logic Model that constitutes the single theory of change for the period of 2017-21.

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Blog

Malawi’s 50-50 campaign

Gillian Cooper investigates one partner's decade-long effort to secure greater female representation in decision-making in Malawi.

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Blog

Why land laws matter

Patience Ayebazibwe led research in Southern Africa on the policies and conventions governing women’s access to land. Here's what she found. 

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Blog

Details for a difference

The learning team meet project partners and discover some surprising outcomes of Sri Lanka's recently-enshrined Right to Information law.

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Blog

Right to Information: a success story from Vavuniya, Sri Lanka

Transparency International Sri Lanka made an Information Request of the Vavuniya Divisional Secretariat, querying the lack of updates to the Secretariat’s website. The site in […]

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