A HISTORY IN COMMON, A FUTURE IN PROGRESS
The Commonwealth Students' Welfare Group of India is an all India group working for the overall benefit of citizens with special focus towards youth. We have members across India. The CSWGI is an overseas branch of the Royal Commonwealth Society, which is a network of individuals and organisations committed to improving the lives and prospects of Commonwealth citizens across the world.
The Patron of the Royal Commonwealth Society: Her Late Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
Vice Patron: Her Majesty the Queen Consort
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The QCEC 2020 was launched in Christchurch, New Zealand by the Society's Vice-Patron HRH The Duchess of Cornwall. The QCEC is the world’s oldest and largest schools’ international writing contest.
KNOW ABOUT US
The CSWGI was founded on 24th April 2005 by a group of likeminded Youth supporting the Commonwealth cause. Initially what looked like a university student's club, grew its support & membership and was awarded the privilege of the overseas branch status by Royal Commonwealth Society effective 22nd July 2005.
Currently 19,000 strong and growing, the RCS's international network draws from every Commonwealth nation, integrating individuals, branches and regions within civil society, government and commerce.
There is a strong network of organisations working for the Commonwealth cause & shared values. Some of them are:
Commonwealth Parliamentary Association
Association of Commonwealth Universities
Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative (CHRI)
Commonwealth Local Government Forum (CLGF)
Commonwealth Chambers of Commerce (CWCC)