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THE QUEEN'S COMMONWEALTH ESSAY COMPETITION

We are excited to announce that The Queen’s Commonwealth Essay Competition 2022 is now open. The theme for this year's competition is 'Our Commonwealth'. Entries will be accepted until 30 June 2022!

STRENGTH AND OPPORTUNITY COMES FROM BEING CONNECTED

Vision and Mission

VISION AND MISSION

The Royal Commonwealth Society (RCS) is a network or individuals and organisations committed to improving the lives and prospects of Commonwealth citizens across the world. We champion the importance of literacy, equality and connected communities across the Commonwealth's 54 member nations.

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CYGEN

The Commonwealth Youth Gender & Equality Network (CYGEN) is a youth-led, and focused network established by the Society in 2015. Find out more and visit the Commonwealth Youth Knowledge Hub!

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THE QCC

The Queen's Commonwealth Canopy (QCC), was launched at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in Malta in 2015. It presents a unique opportunity to unite the whole Commonwealth family and save one of the world's most important natural habitats - our forests. Find out more.

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OUR IMPACT

100,000+

essay competition entries written across the Commonwealth since 2010

11,532,337

hectares are now part of
The Queen's Commonwealth Canopy

1,400

young change-makers across the Commonwealth

Events

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THE COMMONWEALTH SERVICE

Monday, 14 March 2022
Westminster Abbey, London

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QCEC 2022 AWARD CEREMONY

Thursday, 27 October (TBC)
London, UK

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HIGH COMMISIONERS' BANQUET

Monday, 5 December 2022
Guildhall, London