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Future pioneers in mental health care

Written by Luke Stamps, Programme Assitant at the CSC who made a visit to meet our Commonwealth Professional Fellows. The Commonwealth Scholarship Commission’s 2018 Professional Fellowship Programme drew applications from a wide range of organisations spanning the entirety of the Commonwealth. These included environmental conservation, Nursing and Midwifery. One of these organisations was the East […]

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University of Southampton 60th Anniversary Event

Written by Nadim Khan, Programme Officer at the CSC who attended the event supporting our Commonwealth Scholars. Commonwealth Scholars studying across the UK South West region were invited to attend a Commonwealth anniversary event, hosted by the University of Southampton on 13 June, to celebrate the impact of students and senior academics working towards the Sustainable […]

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60th Anniversary of the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission: Research Impact Event

2019 marks the 60th Anniversary of the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the UK, and the CSC has planned various celebratory activities to take place throughout the year. The largest of the anniversary activities so far has been the Research Impact Event, which took place at the Royal Society in London on 16 May 2019. Fifteen […]

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Global Disability Summit 2019

Global Disability Summit, June 2019 This week, following its success in London last year, the second Global Disability Summit will be held in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The summit seeks to strengthen the commitment of Latin America and the world to ensure the full inclusion of people with disabilities and guarantee their rights, freedoms and human […]

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Defending Women’s Rights in Bangladesh

This article is a revisit to when the CSC Alumni in Bangladesh held a workshop in 2018 to support International Women Rights Defenders Day. Keep reading to find out more about the day and how the association helped empower victims of gender violence. To mark International Women Rights Defenders Day, on the 29 November 2018 […]

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Celebrating the CSC’s 60th anniversary

This year the CSC is celebrating its 60th anniversary and has called upon its UK institutions to host events for their Commonwealth Scholars and Fellows. The University of Leeds and the University of Cambridge hosted two such events on the 11 and 12 March respectively. Both events recognised and celebrated the achievements of our Commonwealth […]

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