2.2 billion citizens…20% of global trade… 53 countries…
GOVERNMENT: The Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) which takes place every two years, allows Commonwealth leaders to meet and discuss global and Commonwealth issues, and to agree on collective policies and initiatives.
MINING: Commonwealth nations rank in the top tier of producers of gold, diamonds, platinum and other metals
COMMON STANDARDS: Common standards that have been adopted by Commonwealth countries in terms of, for example, accountancy training make it easy for anyone the right accounting qualifications eligible to work anywhere in the Commonwealth.
TOURISM: Tourism is a contributor to GDP; seven Commonwealth countries and territories are in the top 10 countries in the world in terms of the sectors contribution to GDP
Commonwealth governments are constituted in different ways; 32 are republics, five are national monarchies, and the res..
The diverse nature of the Commonwealth makes it highly competitive. It is made up of a mix of 11 high, 14 upper middle
Since its birth the Commonwealth has come to be recognised not just as an association of nations but as an association of peoples. …
Information and directories in over 60 areas in 53 Commonwealth countries
The Commonwealth is an association of sovereign nations which support each other and work together towards international goals. With their common heritage in language, culture, law, education and democratic traditions, among other things, Commonwealth countries are able to work together in an atmosphere of greater trust and understanding than generally prevails among nations. This website, developed by Nexus Partnerships, the leading publisher of Commonwealth affairs, is designed to ensure that the international community has a one-stop-shop guide to the governments, businesses, civil society, travel, statistics and personalities in the 53 member countries of the Commonwealth. To find out more about the intergovernmental Commonwealth, visit the Commonwealth Secretariats websitehere