A Commonwealth of Values; a Commonwealth of incomparable value Reflections of a Secretary-General 2000 – 2008

@article{Mckinnon2008ACO,
  title={A Commonwealth of Values; a Commonwealth of incomparable value Reflections of a Secretary-General 2000 – 2008},
  author={Rt Hon Don Mckinnon},
  journal={The Round Table},
  year={2008},
  volume={97},
  pages={19 - 28}
}
‘What is the value of the Commonwealth?’, I was asked when I became Commonwealth Secretary-General—and just about every other week since then. Let me confess that I rarely give the same answer, not in an attempt to mislead, but more in recognition that our Commonwealth is a thing of many shapes and colours. So the answers to a journalist in Lusaka, an NGO activist in Trinidad, a student in Samoa, or someone on the Clapham omnibus here in London, will all have differing perspectives, and will… Expand