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Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM)

'Towards a Common Future' London,16-20 April 2018

In April 2018, the UK hosted the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) when leaders from all the member countries came together in London and Windsor.

They reaffirmed our common values, addressed the shared global challenges we face and agreed how to work to create a better future for all our citizens, particularly young people.

Outcome Statements and Declarations

Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting Communiqué “Towards a Common Future”

Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting Leaders’ Statement 2018

 Commonwealth Blue Charter Declaration

 Declaration on the Commonwealth Connectivity Agenda for Trade and Investment

 Commonwealth Guidelines for the Conduct of Election Observation

Business Forum

The Business Forum will be held across the Guildhall and Mansion House in the City of London and the QEII Conference Centre, Westminster and will be addressed by heads of government, ministers and global business leaders.

People's Forum

The Commonwealth People’s Forum (CPF) brings together civic voices from around the world to debate key issues facing Commonwealth people.

Women's Forum

The 2018 Women's Forum will reflect on some of the global challenges still faced by women, as part of a wider commitment to "leave no one behind" in the Commonwealth journey to achieving gender equality by 2030.  

Youth Forum

The Commonwealth Youth Forum provides an opportunity for the young people of the Commonwealth to build cross-cultural connections and networks, debate the challenges facing its young people, and agree youth-led initiatives to influence decision makers and ensure young people have a voice in its future.

CHOGM Newsroom

The latest news and announcements including speeches and statements from the Commonwealth Heads of Government Summit.