Round Table events and events of interest
21 May: Commonwealth Health Ministers Meeting, Geneva.
23 May: Ask the expert: Brexit – a pyrrhic victory for euroscepticism?
Reader in Politics, the University of Surrey, Dr Simon Usherwood will consider how the referendum and Brexit fit into a bigger picture of euroscepticism, both in the UK and across Europe.
13 July: Publication of ‘The Black Watch’ by Victoria Schofield.
The book traces the history of the Black Watch from the Boer War to Iraq and Afghanistan.
19-23 July: 6th Commonwealth Youth Games, The Bahamas.
September: Commonwealth Foreign Affairs Ministers Meeting – New York.
October: Commonwealth Finance Ministers Meeting – Washington
16-18 October: Commonwealth Law Ministers Meeting – The Bahamas
Previous Round Table events and events of interest
4 April: The Peter Lyon Annual Memorial Lecture by HE Rt Hon Patricia Scotland QC, Commonwealth Secretary-General. Chancellor’s Hall, Senate House.
Transcript and report.
Video: The House of Lords debate the Commonwealth – 16 March.
Focus on Commonwealth Day – Q&A, coverage and our dig into the archives – 13 March.
Nov 2016: Launch of a special issue: Brexit and the Commonwealth: What next?
Special issue of The Round Table The Commonwealth Journal of International Affairs.
This issue is now available online.
Round Table Conference
6-7 January 2016 – The Commonwealth after Malta.
A report of the conference proceedings.
Round Table Lecture
“The Commonwealth, the European Union, the Challenges”
Delivered by Dr Lawrence Gonzi, the former Prime Minister of Malta on
27 November 2015 at the University of Malta.
Click here to read Dr Gonzi’s lecture.
The 2015 Malta Summit, Valletta.
The Commonwealth’s New Beginnings?
A One-Day Conference previewing the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting organised by The Round Table: the Commonwealth Journal of International Affairs and the Department for International Relations, University of Malta.
24 November 2015.
Read Michael Frendo’s keynote address
Speech at Senate House
Read Zaid Ibrahim’s The Fate of Freedom and the Onslaught of Islamisation in Malaysia as presented at the event
Date: October 2015
Venue: Senate House, London University, UK