#CHOGM

  • Article: Joanna Lumley Is Speaking Out to End This Seriously Neglected Disease
    Health

    Joanna Lumley Is Speaking Out to End This Seriously Neglected Disease

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 8, 2018

    It's the leading infectious cause of blindness in the world — but you likely haven't heard of it. Read more

  • Article: The Special Meaning of New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern's Coat
    Citizenship

    The Special Meaning of New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern's Coat

    By Daniele Selby|April 20, 2018

    The feather-woven korowai is a symbol of power and respect in New Zealand’s Maori culture. Read more

  • Article: UK Aid Will Tackle Child Labour and Trafficking in the Commonwealth
    Citizenship

    UK Aid Will Tackle Child Labour and Trafficking in the Commonwealth

    April 19, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    It's a "global problem which requires a global response" said ministers. Read more

  • Article: Plastic Straws, Stirrers, and Cotton Buds Could Soon Be Banned in England
    Environment

    Plastic Straws, Stirrers, and Cotton Buds Could Soon Be Banned in England

    By Imogen Calderwood|April 19, 2018

    PM Theresa May made the announcement as the Commonwealth Summit kicks off. Read more

  • Article: Anti-Gay Laws 'Were Wrong Then and Are Wrong Now,' Says UK PM Theresa May
    Citizenship

    Anti-Gay Laws 'Were Wrong Then and Are Wrong Now,' Says UK PM Theresa May

    By Imogen Calderwood|April 18, 2018

    May said she “deeply regrets” Britain’s part in passing the discriminatory laws. Read more

  • Article: 8 Reasons You Should Definitely Tune Into Global Citizen Live Tonight — and How
    Citizenship

    8 Reasons You Should Definitely Tune Into Global Citizen Live Tonight — and How

    By Imogen Calderwood|April 16, 2018

    Don’t have tickets? Fear not! We’ve got you. Read more

  • Article: The Queen Just Gave Prince Harry a New Job, and It's Pretty Great
    Citizenship

    The Queen Just Gave Prince Harry a New Job, and It's Pretty Great

    By Imogen Calderwood|April 13, 2018

    The news has been announced ahead of the Commonwealth Summit in London. Read more

  • Article: Nearly 80,000 Global Citizens Just Spoke Out for the World’s Most Vulnerable
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    Nearly 80,000 Global Citizens Just Spoke Out for the World’s Most Vulnerable

    By Imogen Calderwood|April 12, 2018

    Global Citizen dropped in on Downing Street with two Commonwealth petitions. Read more