In advance of the formal Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference (CPC) which is due to be held in Halifax, Canada, the CPA Headquarters Secretariat will be delivering a set of virtual workshops for Commonwealth Parliamentarians and parliamentary staff

Each workshop will bring together leading experts from private, public, academic, political and international backgrounds.

The first set of Virtual CPC Workshops took place in February and March 2021 - please click here for more information and to view the workshops.

The topics for the first set of workshops included:
  • National Action Towards Climate Change: Role of Parliaments and Parliamentarians of the Commonwealth
  • Promote and Respect for International Humanitarian Law - Placing Humanity First
  • Social Media - A Curse or a Blessing
  • Leading the Way: How the Commonwealth can Empower Persons with Disabilities?
  • Youthquakes and Rising Youth Activism in the Commonwealth

If you are interested in attending any future Virtual CPC workshops, please contact us at

Further information on the main 65th Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference will be issued direct to CPA Branches.

Follow #65CPC for updates on social media.

Updated 15 March 2021/CPAHQ

The Commonwealth Parliamentary Association connects, develops, promotes and supports Parliamentarians and their staff to identify benchmarks of good governance and the implementation of the enduring values of the Commonwealth. The CPA is an international community of around 180 Commonwealth Parliaments and Legislatures working together to deepen the Commonwealth’s commitment to the highest standards of democratic governance and the organisation was founded in 1911.
For further information about the CPA, please contact: 

Commonwealth Parliamentary Association 
CPA Headquarters Secretariat  

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