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Commonwealth Insights: resilience series

The Commonwealth Foundation is delighted to present nine exclusive papers available for download on the theme of Governance for Resilience.

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Foundation strategic documents

Evaluation of the 2012-16 Commonwealth Foundation Strategy

The overall purpose of the evaluation is to evaluate the work of the Commonwealth Foundation during the 2012-16 Strategy period (subsequently extended to 2017). In […]

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Blog

Reflections on the 11th Commonwealth Women’s Affairs Ministers (11WAMM) meeting

Diana Atungire-Ocaya, the Commonwealth Foundation's governance programme manager, reflects on the 11th Commonwealth Women’s Affairs Ministerial Meeting, and asks what it might take to bring about change for women and girls.

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Feminist futures: diversity, vitality and boldness in Bahia

Nana Asantewa reflects on the 13th AWID and how it enabled peer to peer learning.

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People’s Forum 2015 sets the benchmark for an inclusive Commonwealth

People’s Forum sets the benchmark for an inclusive Commonwealth

Vijay Krishnarayan reviews the significance of the Commonwealth People’s Forum held in the wings of CHOGM Malta 2015, and its implications for the future. Commonwealth Foundation […]

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Outcomes of the CPF 2015 Policy Dialogue on Transformative Education

Outcomes of the Policy Dialogue on Transformative Education and Sustainable Development in Small States: Building resilience through skills and livelihoods

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Malta Declaration on Governance for Resilience

The combined efforts of civil society from around the Commonwealth have produced a new declaration on governance for resilience to be submitted to the Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting in Malta.

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The Participation and Transparency Tool

The Participation and Transparency Monitoring Tool (PATT) is an easy to use scale that will provide single numeric indicators to qualify the effectiveness of the […]

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Foundation strategic documents
Publications
Commonwealth Insights: The SAMOA Pathway

Commonwealth Insights: The SAMOA Pathway

The SAMOA Pathway: Recommendations from Commonwealth Civil Society provides an analysis of the main conclusions of the Third UN Small Island Developing States (SIDS) Summit held in September 2014.

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Blog

Voices of the People 2015

As registration opens for the Commonwealth People's Forum 2015 (Malta, 23-26 November), voices from different regions of the Commonwealth stress the importance of citizens having a say in their own governance.

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