In Pictures: Meghan and Harry join Queen for Young Leaders Awards

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex joined the Queen at Buckingham Palace to celebrate the Queen's Young Leaders Awards.

The Queen's Young Leaders Programme, which is now in its fourth and final year, celebrates the achievements of young people from across the Commonwealth.

The programme hails those who have worked to improve the lives of people across a diverse range of issues, including supporting people with mental health problems, access to education, promoting gender equality, food scarcity and climate change.

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The duke gave a speech to those attending the ceremony before the Queen handed out the honours.

Some 61 young people received awards. Among them were...

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Congratulations to the @QueensLeaders Award winners! #QueensYoungLeaderspic.twitter.com/1gi235BrzP

-- The Royal Family (@RoyalFamily) June 26, 2018

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