Commonwealth Community Heritage

A Commonwealth and National Focus
Convening the Constituency of the Commonwealth


'The Commonwealth makes the world safe for diversity' – Nelson Mandela

Commonwealth Community Heritage

Launched at the Marlborough House in November 2014 Commonwealth Community Heritage is a Commonwealth and National focus initiative.

The aim of Commonwealth Community Heritage is to give an ever-expanding international visibility to, and focus on, what is being achieved by Commonwealth citizens, communities and organisations through enterprise and innovation, in each Commonwealth country generally, and also specifically, in the 4 areas of:

  • Politics - Diplomacy
  • Business - Enterprise
  • Education - Academia
  • Music - Creative Arts and Media

56 Nations of The Commonwealth

The Commonwealth is a voluntary association of 56 Nations,
Spread across 6 continents:
Africa, Americas, Asia, Caribbean, Europe and Pacific.

The combined populations of the 56 Commonwealth Nations
is approximately 2.4 billion.

Commonwealth Community Heritage is a national focus initiative
with international visibility within a Commonwealth context.


Commonwealth Community Capital

The word “capital” in the English Language has many different distinctive meanings, a few of these are:

  1. The city or town that functions as the seat of government and administrative centre of a country or region.
  2. A place associated more than any other with a specified activity or product
  3. Wealth in the form of money or other assets owned by a person or organisation or available for a purpose such as starting a company or investing
  4. A valuable resource of a particular kind
  5. A letter of the size and form used to begin sentences and names
  6. Architecture - The distinct, typically broader section at the head of a pillar or column



Commonwealth Chamber of Commerce

The Commonwealth Chamber of Commerce empowers Commonwealth
business people to view the business landscape and the opportunities
on offer through the eyes of Commonwealth business.

From the ground up representing Commonwealth business people,
the Commonwealth Chamber is a platform and network to facilitate
the conversation, reflecting growing Commonwealth business and trade.



The Queen and The Commonwealth,
A Commonwealth Chronology.

The chronology of the creation of the
21st century Commonwealth, from its
establishment as a voluntary organisation on 28 April 1949,
with the eight founding Nations - Australia, Canada, India,
New Zealand, Pakistan, South Africa, Sri Lanka and
the United Kingdom - to its current 56 member states.


HM The Queen

Queen Elizabeth II by Bernard Safran

Queen Elizabeth II by Bernard Safran / Acrylic on Masonite, 1959 /
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution;
gift of Time magazine / © Estate of Bernard Safran



Commonwealth Music Partnership Commonwealth Music Competitions Commonwealth Music Commonwealth Music Council Commonwealth Community Heritage Commonwealth Music Company Commonwealth Music Distance Learning