How does the Commonwealth offer young future leaders a chance to connect, engage and contribute to the issues that matter most to them?
CommonTies, the youth network from the Commonwealth Secretariat, is hosting a London event for young people to explore opportunities among the wider Commonwealth family - including its affiliated organisations, associations and charities.
The London event involves a Commonwealth fair and a series of inspiring workshops on areas of mutual interest. A networking reception will follow with a guest performance from Royal Overseas League (ROSL) Arts.
1630-1730 – Commonwealth Fair
1730-1750 – Welcome remarks and keynote address
1750-1930 – Workshops
1930-2000 – Reception
2000-2100 - Networking
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CommonTies is a network for young professionals and students from Commonwealth member countries who are temporarily resident in the UK.
The network assists young future leaders to develop peer connections, interact with prominent leaders and role models, and build an understanding of the Commonwealth’s contribution to strengthening development and democracy.
The RCS will be present at the fair and will participate in the discussions.
This event is organised by the Commonwealth Secretariat in association with the Royal Over-Seas League.
- 25 May 2017, 16:30-21:00
- The Royal Over-Seas League, Park Place, St James's Street, London, SW1A 1LR