Commonwealth books give you access to authoritative research and evidence-based policy advice, resulting from our work across all 53 member countries. They promote the Commonwealth Secretariat’s mission of democracy and development and help policy-makers to develop and implement better solutions for their citizens.
“We have attained disarmament, the guns are silent, peace has returned, but we must ensure we guard that peace. We must cultivate desirable attitudes and build a moral and disciplined society as we ensure character development in our young. - (Honourable Alpha Tejan Wurie, Minister of Education,...
Paper - 9780850927726 - $ 49.95
Seminar Papers and Proceedings, April 15-17 2002, Johannesburg, South Africa
Following the 14th Conference of Commonwealth Education Ministers held in Halifax, Canada, in November 2000, the Commonwealth Secretariat organised a seminar with the theme 'A Commonwealth Framework for Heritage, Multiculturalism and Citizenship Education' in...
Paper - 9780850927559 - $ 74.95
There has been a dearth of solid analytical work done on the special problems of small states. This report attempts to overcome that shortcoming and provides a comprehensive analysis of vulnerability of small states in all its dimensions, including political, economic, social and environmental aspects. The...
Paper - 9780850925111 - $ 99.95
A comprehensive, far-reaching and in-depth analysis of international dispute resolution. Anyone engaged in the resolution of any disputes throughout the Commonwealth, indeed the world, must have this manual at the side of their desk.The Rt Hon Sir Philip Otton, former Lord Justice of Appeal, England and Wales...
Paper - 9780850928372 - $ 198.95
Edited by: Denny Lewis-Bynoe
Contributions by: Layne Robinson
The Caribbean faces numerous economic, social and environmental challenges, with current projections predicting the road ahead to be filled with low levels of growth, high debt, and low resilience. In Achieving a Resilient Future for Small States: Caribbean 2050, the contributors...
Paper - 9781849291460 - $ 94.00
Tracking Progress, Accelerating Transformations
Achieving the Istanbul Programme of Action by 2020: Tracking Progress, Accelerating Transformations is the second contribution from the LDC IV Monitor - an independent partnership set up to assess the outcome of the Fourth United Nations Conference on the Least Developed Countries (UN LDC...
Paper - 9781849291484 - $ 43.00
Commonwealth small and vulnerable economies (SVEs) are inherently vulnerable to exogenous shocks and face high debt burdens, yet the adequacy and scope of the policy response by international institutions to address their debt and other financing issues has not fully met or supported their development needs.This book...
Paper - 9781849291019 - $ 164.95
Case Studies from Across the Commonwealth
The Commonwealth Secretariat has been a pioneer in promoting women's rights and gender equality since the 1976-85 UN Decade for Women, and of gender mainstreaming since the UN 4th World Conference on Women, to which our 1995 Plan of Action on Gender...
Paper - 9781849291514 - $ 72.00
Some Key Trade Issues for Developing Countries
Edited by: Ivan Mbirimi
After the Hong Kong meetings in December 2005, what are the key trade and development issues that face developing countries in the closing stages of the Doha Round? Leading economic analysts, including Nobel laureate Joseph Stiglitz, examine the detailed issues...
Paper - 9780850928389 - $ 99.95
A new impetus has been given to faltering WTO trade discussions by the recent EU mandate supporting the liberalisation of agricultural trade policies and removal of export subsidies on agricultural products, within an environment in which all countries start reforming their trade policies.Until now,...
Paper - 9780850928112 - $ 42.95