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Commonwealth Youth Awards for Excellence in Development Work 
With the deadline of 17 October, theres still time to apply for a Commonwealth Youth Award. With so much potential and innovation in our young people, in communities and local government, CLGF is pleased to promote this initiative. Read More
Nigeria local government: coming to London
CLGF was very happy recently to receive a visit from the President of ALGON, Hon Kolade Alabi, to discuss ways in which the two organisations could work more closely. Read More
Connecting the Dots: closing the women's empowerment project
This September, CLGF closed its pioneering project, Connecting the Dots, by hosting a number of Jo Cox Summits. Read More
Commonwealth communities at the heart of climate action
Climate change is one of the most serious issues facing the planet, and nowhere more so than in the Small Island Developing States (SIDS) of the Commonwealth. Read More
Invitation for proposals to provide end of term project evaluation
As the Connecting the Dots project comes to an end, we are inviting proposals for End of Term Project Evaluation. Read More
Bloomberg city challenge - the ideas!
As we approach October and the next round of the Bloomberg Cities Challenge, we take a closer look at the proposals from the thirteen Commonwealth cities, who were among 50 Champion Cities selected. They will all resubmit an improved version of their applications and, at the end of 2021, 15 of the 50 will become Grand Prize Winners and each receive $1M to bring their ideas to life. Read More
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