Uganda has a long history, but few records of early settlement, although the country seems to have been inhabited very early. Bantu peoples were engaged in ...
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Secretary-General extends his condolences following the death of Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore’s first Prime Minister
The Royal Commonwealth Society is now the centre of an international network of more than 10,000 members, spread across 100 countries and territories, and linked by around seventy self-governing Society branches and Commonwealth societies, in forty-three countries and territories.  Through its educational , youth and outreach programmes, the Society aims to encourage young people to develop skills and, with an increased understanding of their role as global citizens , to engage with challenges facing the international community. It aims to bring alive the principles of the modern Commonwealth - tolerance , diversity , freedom , justice , democracy , human rights , and sustainable development - to a generation living in an increasingly interconnected world. Society projects aim to enable young people to engage with their counterparts across the Commonwealth in youth leadership programmes, and creative writing and film-making projects. Through its charitable programmes and its international network, the Society's remit is to work towards the continued growth and resilience of Commonwealth civil society . 
Commonwealth governments have pledged to redouble efforts to “bridge the gap” in financing young people’s development, at the 9th Commonwealth Youth Ministers Meeting in Kampala.