Strategic Priority 1: Youth Involvement
This strategic priority aims at assisting National Scout Organizations (NSOs) in revitalising this fundamental element of our Movement, which is crucial to its attractiveness and its ability to achieve its mission.
Download: Outcomes for Strategic Priority 1
- Youth Advisers meet to prepare the World Scout Youth Forum
- News from the 3rd Africa Scout Youth Forum
- Youth involvement in the Asia-Pacific Scout Region
- Youth involvement in the European Scout Region
The Youth Involvement Toolbox is the second book of the series "Toolbox Handouts". It provides practical guidelines to Unit Leaders, Programme Developers and Trainers on the ways to develop youth involvement in decision-making at the level of the Scout unit, at institutional level within Scouting and finally at the level of society.
The complete Toolbox is available as a pdf file.
Stories on Youth Involvement
Many Scout Associations are working on the strategic priority Youth Involvement. Here are some stories, called Promising Practices, of what they are developing and what they have achieved.
An initiative to enhance the appeal and relevance of Scouting in Australia provided by Scouts Australia (pdf)
Youth Involvement, provided by Les Scouts - Fédération Catholique des Scouts Baden-Powell de Belgique.
Youth Training Team, provided by Scouting New Zealand.
Venturing, provided by the Boy Scouts of America (pdf)