The Importance of Literacy

The Royal Commonwealth Society is committed to improving the literacy skills of all Commonwealth residents. The global community has worked hard for many decades to improve literacy levels. It is a means to address many global challenges. These include raising attainment, reducing inequity, and improving employment prospects. In the late 19th century, just 25% of … Continue reading The Importance of Literacy

London’s 2020 Commonwealth Day Event

Each year on Commonwealth Day, a ceremony is held in London’s Westminster Abbey to celebrate Commonwealth values, traditions and cultures under one roof.  Representatives from all global Commonwealth nations attend the prestigious event in honor of their membership to the Commonwealth and their relationships with other Commonwealth nations.  This year, RCS Wales’ director of Youth … Continue reading London’s 2020 Commonwealth Day Event