September 23, 2020
  • 10:59 am Commonwealth at the crossroads: Where do we go from here?
  • 3:49 pm Patsy Robertson, the dedicated link between journalists and the Commonwealth
  • 9:23 am We back Chin’ono
  • 10:22 am Kailash Budhwar, acclaimed broadcaster who guided BBC Hindi service
  • 7:27 pm The Commonwealth’s twin problems with media freedom, and a blueprint for action

Sharing Discussing Understanding

Commonwealth Journalists' Association

By Peter Biles In echoes of the chaotic events of 2008, Zimbabwe’s opposition leader, Morgan Tsvangirai, has painted a bleak picture of the state of the nation, a year after the 2013 elections. In a recent address at Chatham House in London, the MDC-T President said: “It is with a heavy heart that I stand […]

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By Trevor Grundy, CJA-UK Skopelos, North Sporades, Greece – – -Lawrence Durrell (1912-1990) asked us to understand that Greeks have a special place in their hearts for the unusual– especially when the bizarre appears in human form. In his classic book The Greek Islands (Faber and Faber, London 1978) the India-born poet and author of The Alexandria Quartet writes: […]

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A report of the ‘China 2013 – what next?’ CJA UK seminar held at Senate House, University of London, on 22 January 2013 By Anuj Kapoor, CJA UK Enigmatic doesn’t begin to describe what China has come to mean to the world in recent decades. Even as a bit more is known and understood about Chinese systems and practices, […]

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“The most authentic thing about us is our capacity to overcome, to endure, to transform, to love and to be greater than our suffering.” Ben Okri’s antiquated yet prevailingly words offer the westerner a peek through the keyhole into the Nigerian psyche. The literary poet lays bare a constant in the tumultuous history of the […]

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By Rita Payne, CJA President The Queen’s Jubilee celebrations may be over, but the UK is still ready to party with the attention now on the Olympic Games, which are due to kick off in just over a month. There are few remaining signs of the Jubilee festivities apart from the occasional bunting, which can […]

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