National Youth Delegates

Your Canadian National Youth Delegates
to the Commonwealth Youth Council
(2018 – 2020)

Gunjan Mhapankar | Abigail Theano-Pudwill

Black and white professional portrait of Gunjan on left and Abigail on right.

Connect with your National Youth Delegates over
Instagram @CanadaNYD or Contact Us to be in touch!

Note that the applicant selection process for the 2020-2022 delegates is on hold due to the COVID-19 pandemic.


Current Opportunities and Initiatives for Canadians

  • The Queen’s Commonwealth Essay Competition is open to those 18 and under. Deadline is June 30, 2020. Visit the RCS website for entrant information and teacher resources. Contact info@rcs.ca if you are interested in becoming a Canadian Ambassador for the Competition.
  • The Duke of Edinburgh’s Emerging Leaders’ Dialogue Canada is running in Nova Scotia in Fall 2020. Learn more!
  • Visit RCS Canada’s Facebook page for other Commonwealth-related opportunities.

Past Canadian Delegates to the CYC

Aden Hamza (10th CYF; 2015 – 2018)
Joshua Mazur (10th CYF; 2015 – 2018)