Celebrating 150 Years of the Royal Commonwealth Society

Celebrating 150 Years of the Royal Commonwealth Society

Commonwealth Future were invited to attend a prestigious Commonwealth event celebrating the 150th anniversary of the Royal Commonwealth Society. The event, held at Lancaster House, London, attracted distinguished guests from across the Commonwealth’s 53 nations including Her Royal Highness the Duchess of Cornwall, the Rt Hon Lord Ahmad, Minister of State for the Commonwealth and United Nations, Lord Howell, President of the Royal Commonwealth Society and Baroness Scotland, Secretary-General of the Commonwealth.

The event saw speeches from representatives heavily involved in the Commonwealth at all levels in celebrating the youth movement and diversity within its diaspora. The event also commemorated the continued legacy and impact of the RCS. Representatives from across the Commonwealth featured strongly at the event including Kenya, Brunei, Malaysia and Canada amongst many of the nations within its membership