World leaders at Nelum Pokuna as CHOGM Summit commences

World leaders at Nelum Pokuna as CHOGM Summit commences

World leaders at Nelum Pokuna as CHOGM Summit commences

Written by Staff Writer

15 Nov, 2013 | 10:17 am

,

The inaugural session of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting commenced at 10.15 a.m. at the Nelum Pokuna Mahinda Rajapaksa theatre today.
 
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbot along with Prince Charles, President Mahinda Rajapaksa, and Secretary General of the Commonwealth Nations Kamlesh Sharma will be speaking at the opening of the Commonwealth Leaders Summit in Colombo today.
 
Prime Minister Abbot as the Former Chairman of the Commonwealth will speak on the topic Commonwealth’s enduring values. The Prince of Wales is expected to meet Premier Tony Abbot and other Commonwealth leaders, who have been elected since last CHOGM at a function today.
 
Prince Charles will open the summit, for the first time representing his mother, Queen Elizabeth II, as Head of the Commonwealth.
 
Watch the historic event through  live stream on our website.
 

 

 

 

Latest News