Commonwealth Association of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, an associated society to the Federation of International Societies FISPGHAN. Their intention is to "promote knowledge and training" in these fields especially in developing countries within the Commonwealth. They foster collaborative research, organise congresses and workshops and serve as source to national and international agencies in particular on acute gastroenteritis, diarrhoea, and malnutrition to positively influence child welfare.