Queen’s Commonwealth Essay Competition

Run by the RCS since 1883, the essay competition is the world’s oldest and largest schools’ international writing contest. It provides a platform for young people to compete with their peers in a global environment.

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Queen’s Young Leaders Programme

This life-changing programme has been established by The Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Trust and runs in partnership with Comic Relief and the Royal Commonwealth Society in honour of The Queen’s 60-year contribution to the Commonwealth.

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Model Commonwealth Summits

An exciting programme combining presentation with diplomacy and public speaking with democracy, Model Commonwealth Summits are a long-time feature of the RCS’ youth portfolio that were revitalised in 2015.

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Commonwealth Summit: Youth Forum Agenda

The Royal Commonwealth Society supported CHOGM 2018 and the Commonwealth Youth Forum’s (CYF) International Youth Task Force in a special social media campaign. This aimed to encourage as many Commonwealth young people as possible to participate in the summit by sharing their priorities for Commonwealth action and their vision for the future.

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