Month: October 2017

31 Oct by CHOGM

Speech by Her Majesty The Queen

President Richards, Head Of State Manning, President Museveni, Secretary-General, Ladies and Gentlemen, This ruby anniversary year is a vital time for the Commonwealth to recall– and, more notably, look onward. In doing so, I think we could be pleased with how far the Commonwealth has come in its 60years, and yet how true it has […]
31 Oct by CHOGM


The CPF is the Commonwealth People’s Forum, the largest gathering of Commonwealth civil society to come together every two years to debate and discuss the issues that affect them. These issues are then distilled into a communiqué and presented to Commonwealth Foreign Ministers at the Commonwealth heads of Government Meeting which takes place directly after […]
31 Oct by CHOGM

The Commonwealth People’s Forum (CPF)

CHOGM is an acronym for the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting. It is held every two (2) years and brings together Commonwealth leaders to discuss global and Commonwealth issues, and to agree upon collective policies and initiatives. The CPF takes place in the week preceding CHOGM and is organised by the Commonwealth Foundation, together with civil […]