Daily Archives : 3rd December 2009

On the Dignity and Equality of African Women

On the Dignity and Equality of African Women

On March 22, Pope Benedict journeyed to the Angolan Parish of Santo Antonio in Luanda. His purpose was to meet with members of Catholic movements devoted to the promotion of women. There are those who have queried why the Pontiff…

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The Commonwealth: Does it Matter Anymore?

The Commonwealth: Does it Matter Anymore?

When I was growing up one of my favourite Buddy Holly songs was “It Doesn’t Matter Anymore”. As Commonwealth leaders concluded their gathering in Trinidad of the biennial Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM), some have argued that should have been…

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The Commonwealth Business Forum 2009

The Commonwealth Business Forum 2009

Focusing on the return to economic growth, The Commonwealth Business Forum (CBF) has emphasised that partnering for a more equitable and sustainable future is essential. Business and Government leaders from more than 50 countries came to the forum to discuss…

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