Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting 2018


The Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting will be held in the week commencing 16 April 2018, in the UK. Commonwealth leaders will attend working sessions to discuss shared global challenges, attend a dinner hosted by Her Majesty The Queen at Buckingham Palace and gather at Windsor Castle for the Leaders’ Retreat - a day when leaders engage in frank dialogue and set the course for future Commonwealth co-operation.

Leaders’ discussions will be informed and enriched by a variety of events, centred on four forums taking place in London between 16-18 April:

  • People's Forum
  • Business Forum
  • Youth Forum
  • Women's Forum

Theme - Towards a Common Future

The summit is focused on building on the strengths of the Commonwealth to ensure this unique organisation is responsive to global challenges and delivers a more prosperous, secure, sustainable and fair future for all its citizens, particularly its young people.

The four themes of the summit are:

  • A more sustainable future
  • A fairer future
  • A more secure future
  • A more prosperous future

To find out more about the summit, visit the website.

Find out how to feed into the agenda of the Commonwealth Youth Forum

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