CHRI In The News


2015
Nov

Civil society demands a voice in CommonwealthCHRI in the News

As Malta prepares to chair the Commonwealth for the next two years, NGOs have called on the Prime Minister to promote the protection of civil society, prevent their bases from closing and ensure they have a voice.

2015
Nov

Commonwealth youth advocates and experts meet in Malta for the first pre-CHOGM forumCHRI in the News

The 2015 Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in Malta, which begins officially on Friday, opened on Saturday with the first pre-CHOGM event – the Commonwealth Youth Forum.

2015
Dec

CMAG has placed Maldives “under formal consideration,” says CameronCHRI in the News

The Commonwealth’s human rights and democracy arm, the Ministerial Action Group, has placed the Maldives “under formal consideration,” according to UK Prime Minister David Cameron.