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New deal struck on development financing at Addis conference

The UN General Assembly has endorsed a new global action agenda for financing the sustainable development goals at the third annual conference on Financing for Development held in Addis Ababa from the 13-16 July 2015.

The […]

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Parliamentary reception held for Commonwealth Scholars

The Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan, founded at the first Commonwealth Education Conference in 1959, has enabled some 35,000 young Commonwealth citizens to study in a Commonwealth country other than their own. At the present […]

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Commonwealth Education Hub launched in Bahamas

The Commonwealth Secretariat has launched a new knowledge sharing initiative to help facilitate dialogue and exchange on education across the Commonwealth. Secretary-General Karmalesh Sharma labelled it a “Virtual one-stop shop knowledge service for education professionals […]

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New report on education and child marriage launched by Consortium member

The Royal Commonwealth Society, a longstanding member of the Consortium, has launched a new report on education and child marriage, working in partnership with Plan UK. The study on Preventing Child Marriage in the Commonwealth: […]