New Secretary-General of the Commonwealth Announced

Baroness Scotland was selected Commonwealth Secretary-General on Friday 27 November at the Commonwealth summit in Malta.

The selection of the new Secretary-General took place in a closed session during the 24th biennial Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM). The process was overseen by the CHOGM Chair and the Prime Minster of Malta Joseph Muscat.

For more information, please see the Commonwealth Website: Commonwealth Secretariat.