Next Idea has worked with the SASD (Special Advisory Services Division) of The Commonwealth since 1997. The Commonwealth is a voluntary association of 53 independent and equal sovereign states. It is home to 2.2 billion citizens, of which over 60% are under the age of 30. Their work promotes democracy, rule of law, human rights, good governance and social and economic development. They are a voice for small states and a champion for youth empowerment. Next Idea have produced a series of brochures, CD cover designs, programmes and submissions in support of their work with member nations.