FeaturedThe 94-year-old who’s probably the Philippines’ oldest Eagle Scout
Cesar C. Javier remembers clearly the first time he saw a Scout.
He was 12 years old and walking past...
FeaturedOur only home: why young Africans support Earth Hour
Africa is already the world's hottest continent, and as the earth warms it's at risk from more severe droughts, floods and storms.
We can't move to another planet, but we can live in a more sustainable way.
Watch this short film to find out why young people in...
FeaturedWWF and World Scouting join forces for a healthy planet
Singapore, 13 March 2018 – WWF and the World Organization of the Scout Movement (WOSM) are deepening their collaboration to drive global awareness and action on nature and the environment, in recognition of the enormous challenges facing our planet and the important...
FeaturedWorld Scouting urges cooperation on peace-building
Vienna - Ahmad Alhendawi, Secretary General of the World Organization of the Scout Movement (WOSM), invited religious leaders to join Scouting's peace building efforts at a forum organised this week by the King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz International Centre for Interreligious...
FeaturedIndonesian Scouts join rescue teams following Java landslide
Volunteer members of Indonesia’s Scout Task Force joined rescue efforts in central Java after a landslide triggered by heavy rain swept through the village of Pasir Panjang in Central Java, leaving at least seven people dead.
The 200 Scouts, from the Movement’s “...
FeaturedScout Donation Platform provides support - and hope - for Scouts
In August last year, a fire ripped through one of the poorest districts of Malate in the capital of the Philippines, leaving two residents dead and 150 homes in ruins. People who had very little to begin with, found themselves with nothing at all.
Among them were five...
FeaturedWorld Scouting and UN Environment renew their partnership
World Scouting and UN Environment are renewing their partnership on the environment, in recognition of the enormous challenges facing our planet, and the important role of young people in creating a more sustainable world.
The partnership comes as both parties mark 10...
The Mission of Scouting is to contribute to the education of young people,
through a value system based of the Scout Promise and Law,
To help build a better world where people are self fulfilled as individuals and play a constructive role in society.