Past Major Regional Events
The Conference had more than 425 participants and guests from 25 NSOs in the Asia-Pacific Region, with guests from Africa, Arab, Inter-America, Europe and Eurasia. A number of World Scout Committee members were present, including the Chairperson Mr Simon Rhee, Secretary General Luc Panissod and Secretary General designate Scott Teare.
A crowd of 12,000 Scouts from 40 countries around the world participated in the 27th Asia-Pacific Regional Scout Jamboree held at the lush green pine valley of Suncheon Asia-Pacific Scout Centre in Suncheon City, Korea for 4th to 9th August 2010.
The 7th Asia-Pacific Regional Scout Leaders Summit in Bangalore, India had the largest participation since the Summit started in 1993. Around 140 key leaders from 22 National Scout Organizations in Asia-Pacific Region and 3 countries from other regions joined the four-day deliberations from 24th to 27th June 2010.
28th December 2009 - 3 January 2010
The 26th APR Scout Jamboree was held in Mt. Makiling, Laguna, Philippines, hosted by the Boy Scouts of the Philippines (BSP) with close to 14,000 participants from Australia, Bhutan, Brunei Darussalam, Scouts of China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Maldives, Mongolia, Nepal, New Zealand, Pakistan, Philippines Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Macau, joined by Scouts from Canada, Sweden, United Kingdom, USA and Vietnam.
The 23rd Asia-Pacific Regional Scout Conference held from 27th October to 1st November 2009, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia had 440 participants from Asia-Pacific, Africa, Arab, Interamerica, Europe, Eurasia and other organizations.
The 6th APR Scout Leaders Summit brought together 113 participants comprised of delegates from National Scout Organizations, the Regional Scout Committee, APR Sub-Committees and its consultants, World Scout Committee, World Scout Bureau staff and accompanying persons from 21 countries from 1st to 4th March 2009, in Kathmandu, Nepal and reviewed regional achievements and challenges as well and set regional directions in the next three years.
The 22nd Asia-Pacific Regional Scout Conference was held from 18th to 23rd October 2007, in Tokyo, Japan. With 589 people attended, this regional conference sets the highest record of participation in the history of the Asia-Pacific Region as far as conference participation is concerned.
The 25th Asia-Pacific Region Scout Jamboree, from 28 December 2005 to 3 January 2006 was held in Sattahip, Thailand gathering over 10,000 Scouts from 36 countries. The regional jamboree report is available for download.