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Guardians of the forests

Guardians of the forests

Abraham Berrimanabraham.rgberriman@outlook.com Earlier this month, over 120 world leaders gathered in Glasgow, Scotland, to attend the 26th United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26) which Prince Charles described as “the last chance saloon” to save the world...
Advancing gender equality in Africa

Advancing gender equality in Africa

Temitope Omotola Odusanya. Chairman & Founder, Gender Parity InitiativeToperistic14@gmail.com According to the World Economic Forum’s Global Gender Gap Report (2021), another generation of women will have to wait for gender equality. As the impact of the COVID-19...
The Commonwealth: Trade and Unity

The Commonwealth: Trade and Unity

The modern Commonwealth is a free and equal association of nations whose shared values and cultural bonds unite nearly 2.5 billion people in 54 countries. The UK, which now styles itself as ‘global’ Britain post-Brexit, is seeking to reignite Commonwealth trade.  It...
In conversation with Dr Muhammad Tahir Mansoori

In conversation with Dr Muhammad Tahir Mansoori

Dr Mansoori is a well-known and highly respected scholar within the community of Islamic scholars in Pakistan. He is currently serving as a Resident Shari’ah Board member for the Pakistani commercial and retail bank, Askari Bank Ltd., and also as a Shari’ah Advisory...
Why do we need a Commonwealth Chamber of Commerce in 2021?

Why do we need a Commonwealth Chamber of Commerce in 2021?

The world is reeling from the impact of Covid-19. An estimated 4.6 million people have died. In 2020, Commonwealth countries suffered a loss of US$1.15 trillion and 84% fell into recession.   Trade and shipping patterns face ongoing disruptions and uncertainties...
How does Sharia banking work?

How does Sharia banking work?

How does Sharia banking work? The Commonwealth’s Muslim caucus is over 730,000,000 strong, around 40% of the world’s Muslim population – here’s an overview as to how Sharia banking works! The Commonwealth is projected to have a Muslim population of nearly 900 million...