You are cordially invited to join the Royal Commonwealth Society Working Group for Literacy in Europe, on Tuesday, 29 June 2021, 14:00 BST / 16.00 EEST, to explore the topic Literacy through Education and the role The Queen’s Commonwealth Essay Competition plays in helping to achieve this.

The Vice-Chair of the Royal Commonwealth Society Cyprus Branch, Dr Emilios Solomou, will address the event and present our work, achievements, and prospects regarding this very important issue.


Dr Hillary Briffa, RCS Working Group Lead for Literacy in Europe


Professor Daniella Tilbury, RCS Regional Coordinator for Europe
Dr Solomou, Vice Chair, RCS Cyprus Branch
Dr Polina Mackay, Head of the Department of Languages at the University of Nicosia
Frangesca Pieri, Secondary school teacher of English Language and Literature at The G C School of Careers in Nicosia, Cyprus
Elizabeth van der Valk, Head of Public Affairs, Royal Commonwealth Society

The webinar will also feature contributions from Gold and Silver Award Winners (Diamanto, Georgia, Yiannos and Konstantinos) of The Queen’s Commonwealth Essay Competition from The G C School of Careers in Nicosia, Cyprus.

For registration and attendance, please click here.

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