Commonwealth Foundation Financial Statement (2016-2017)
Welcome to the Commonwealth Foundation Annual financial statement on work during 2016 to 2017. The period since June has seen the organisation conclude the implementation […]
Johannesburg waste pickers organise to defend their livelihoods
Four months ago, WIEGO’s project with the Commonwealth Foundation Waste integration South Africa (WISA) took an unplanned turn as Johannesburg’s waste-pickers were faced with a […]
Mental health policy reform: time to decolonise our minds
Mental health legislation in 20 per cent of Commonwealth countries was passed before 1960. The term “idiot” remains on the statutes of 10 Commonwealth countries. […]
Commonwealth Foundation Annual Workplan and Budget 2017-2018
The Commonwealth Foundation’s Strategic Plan 2017-21 will be guided by a set of frameworks and sub-strategies. The centre-piece of the Strategic Plan is a Logic Model that constitutes the single theory of change for the period of 2017-21.
The full picture: the Partner’s Learning Exchange 2017
As part of capacity development support to the South African Alliance on Youth Employment (SAAYE), the Commonwealth Foundation brokered a learning exchange with Citizens UK, […]
‘It taught me to celebrate people’s identities, stories and history’
I came to South Africa eager to learn from the young leaders of SAAYE and what I ended up finding out had a huge impact on me.
The People’s Commonwealth: More Voices for a Fairer World
Since 2012 the Commonwealth Foundation has focused on building a culture of people’s participation. We’ve been doing this by developing the capacity of civil society […]