Since 2003, we have produced a range of Ministers Reference Books in partnership with the Commonwealth Secretariat, the Commonwealth Business Council (now the CWEIC) and more recently the Royal Commonwealth Society to help catalyse trade, investment and sustainable development across the Commonwealth.
The Ministers Reference Book: Commonwealth 2017 has just been published! The report was launched on Commonwealth Day 2017 at the Commonwealth Day Observance in Westminster Abbey attended by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, Heads of Government, High Commissioners,
and numerous other VIPs.
Produced in partnership with the Royal Commonwealth Society, the report aims to help foster sustainable economic, social and environmental development across the Commonwealth.
The 2017 report features an impressive array of authoritative views on topics ranging from the Sustainable Development Goals and peace-building to trade and infrastructure development.
The Ministers Reference Book: Commonwealth 2015 was launched on Commonwealth Day 2015 at the Commonwealth Day Observance in Westminster Abbey attended by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, Heads of Government, High Commissioners, and numerous other VIPs. Authors included Joseph Stiglitz, Amina J. Mohammed, The Secretary-General’s Special Adviser on Post-2015 Development Planning, Stephen Harper, Prime Minister of Canada, Graziano da Silva, Director-General, Food and Agriculture Organization, Uhuru Kenyatta, the President of Kenya and Achim Steiner, UN Under-Secretary-General and UNEP Executive Director.