For the 2018 Competition, The Royal Commonwealth Society and The Queen's Commonwealth Essay Competition have been working to develop new, exciting partnerships with organisations across the Commonwealth to promote the Competition to a wider range of young people. The Society is proud to be working with the organisations below to promote literacy and to increase access to this unique and highly regarded programme for all young people of the Commonwealth.
If you are interested in discussing how we can work together, we would be delighted to hear from you. Contact our team, for ways in which you can support the charitable work of the Society and the Competition.
Book Aid International
Book Aid International is the UK’s leading international book donation and library development charity. Every year, the charity aims to ship around one million brand new books to thousands of communities where people have very few opportunities to access books and read.bookaid.org
National Literacy Trust
The National Literacy Trust is an independent charity working with schools and communities to give disadvantaged children the literacy skills to succeed in life.literacytrust.org.uk
Worldreader is creating a world everyone can be a reader by providing students and their families free access to its vast digital library via e-readers and mobile phones. Since 2010, over 7.6 million people have read from a digital library of over 40,000 local and international e-books on Worldreader platforms.