Posted: Monday, March 9, 2020. 11:14 am CST.
By BBN Staff: The 2nd Monday in March is commemorated annually as Commonwealth Day.
Commonwealth Day is observed among the 54 members countries of the Commonwealth family.
The theme for this year’s observance is ‘Delivering a Common Future – innovating, connecting and transforming’ to help achieve some of its biggest goals like protecting natural resources and boosting trade.
Some of the events include flag parades, church service, poetry, dance and more.
The purpose of the observance is to recognize the work of Commonwealth members and promote understanding on global issues.
The theme was chosen because Commonwealth countries are connected by deep-rooted networks of friendship and goodwill.
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