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Foundation strategic documents

Commonwealth Foundation’s capacity development framework

The civil society engagement strategy of the Foundation takes on a long-term perspective, building capacity, strengthening the enabling environment for participatory governance and policy change […]

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Publications

Commonwealth People’s Forum Declaration 2013

The statement was developed out of a Commonwealth wide process, which saw the facilitation of regional consultations, along with in-depth national research for the Commonwealth […]

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Publications

Commonwealth Perspectives: the post-2015 MDG Agenda

Commonwealth Perspectives: Ideas for a new development agenda highlights common strands across all fourteen national reports showing the extent to which civil society has been […]

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Tools

Civil society accountability toolkit – South Africa

Civil Society Accountability: Principles and Practice – A toolkit for civil society organisations in South Africa was developed by the Commonwealth Foundation and the Co-operative […]

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Publications

10th Women’s Affairs Ministerial Meeting Partners’ Forum (10WPF) Recommendations

Key recommendations will be submitted to Senior Officials at 10WAMM.

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Publications

Charter of the Commonwealth

The Charter brings together the values and aspirations which unite the Commonwealth – democracy, human rights and the rule of law – in a single, […]

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Foundation strategic documents

Commonwealth Foundation Logic Model

The Foundation has articulated a new Vision, Mission and Core Values. Through a participatory process, the Foundation has also developed its Logic Model including target […]

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Blog

18CCEM Stakeholders’ Statement

A Stakeholders’ Statement (representing the views and recommendations of stakeholders) presented to Commonwealth Education Ministers on the last day of the 18CCEM Stakeholders Forum. The […]

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Civil society accountability toolkit - Trinidad and Tobago

Civil society accountability toolkit – Trinidad and Tobago

This toolkit explores what accountability means for civil society organisations in Trinidad and Tobago and provides suggestions on how to put accountability into practice. The toolkit was developed by the Commonwealth Foundation and the Trinidad and Tobago Transparency Institute.

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Tools
Civil society accountability toolkit - Sierra Leone

Civil society accountability toolkit – Sierra Leone

This toolkit explores what accountability means for civil society organisations in Sierra Leone and provides suggestions on how to put accountability into practice. The toolkit was developed by the Commonwealth Foundation and the Campaign for Good Governance, Sierra Leone.

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