Meet Annabelle Xerri, Queen’s Young Leader 2016

Meet Annabelle Xerri, Queen’s Young Leader 2016

Annabelle is a spokesperson for the Deaf community in her country. She is a board member of the Deaf People Association Malta…

Meet the South African Queen’s Young Leaders on Nelson Mandela International Day

Meet the South African Queen’s Young Leaders on Nelson Mandela International Day

Nelson Mandela International Day marks the birthday of the anti-apartheid campaigner and President of South Africa from 1994 to 1999. The annual…

Queen’s Young Leaders help others to develop on World Youth Skills Day

Queen’s Young Leaders help others to develop on World Youth Skills Day

The number of unemployed young people around the world reached 74.5 million in 2013, according to the United Nations. The vast majority…

Meet Aiona Prescott, Queen’s Young Leader 2016

Meet Aiona Prescott, Queen’s Young Leader 2016

  Aiona is a member of Icon Creative Tonga, which uses creative arts to help at-risk young people to build their confidence…

Meet Firhaana Bulbulia, Queen’s Young Leader 2016

Meet Firhaana Bulbulia, Queen’s Young Leader 2016

Firhaana is the founder of Barbados Association of Muslim Ladies. In August she launched a project called Breaking Barriers which aims to…

The Queen’s Young Leaders receive their Awards from Her Majesty

The Queen’s Young Leaders receive their Awards from Her Majesty

The Queen’s Young Leaders of 2016 were presented their awards from Her Majesty the Queen, during a special ceremony at Buckingham Palace…

Residential Week kicks off with visits to Twitter, BBC and No. 10 Downing Street

Residential Week kicks off with visits to Twitter, BBC and No. 10 Downing Street

The Queen’s Young Leaders Residential Week 2016 has got off to an inspiring start, with visits to Twitter UK, BBC Worldwide and 10…

Ella raises awareness of young carers during Carers Week

Ella raises awareness of young carers during Carers Week

This week in the UK is Carers Week. The annual campaign aims to raise awareness of the challenges carers face and the…

World Poetry Day

World Poetry Day

Today is World Poetry Day, which was declared by UNESCO in recognition of the unique ability of poetry to capture the creative…

The UK projects changing young people’s lives

The UK projects changing young people’s lives

As part of The Queen’s Young Leaders Grants Week we are highlighting projects across the Commonwealth that have received a grant from…

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