FeaturedWorld Scouting and UN Environment team up to fight plastic pollution
June 8, 2019 – For World Ocean’s Day, World Scouting is teaming up with UN Environment to create a new movement for action in the battle against plastic pollution.
Already, some 27,000 Scouts, Guides and university students have undertaken a new...
FeaturedScouts #MakeItHappen campaign drives 50 days of service for the SDGs
3 June 2019, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: World Scouting today announced the launch of a global activation campaign named Scouts #MakeItHappen that will mobilise over 50 million Scouts for 50 days of community service, tackling pressing global challenges to...
FeaturedScout Donation Platform launches global crowdfunding challenge
The Scout Donation Platform is challenging all Scouts working on a project for any of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and seeking funding. World Scouting is launching a worldwide competition as part of the larger Scouts #MakeItHappen digital campaign that aims to...
FeaturedWorld Scouting conclude visit to Jordan, Israel and Palestine
The Steering Committee of the World Organization of the Scout Movement (WOSM) visited Jordan, Israel and Palestine during 10-19 May 2019 to promote WOSM’s Vision 2023 and provide impetus for advancing growth plans for Scouting in the region.
Through a series of...
FeaturedWorld Scouting leadership to visit Israel and Palestine after Jordan
The Steering Committee of the World Scout Committee (WSC) of the World Organization of the Scout Movement (WOSM) embarked on a tour to the Middle East aiming to promote WOSM’s Vision 2023 and support the development plans for Scouting in the region. The trip which includes...
FeaturedWorld Non-Formal Education Forum is announced to take place in Brazil
First of its kind World Non-Formal Education Forum convenes global leaders to debate the future of youth development and non-formal education.
Non-formal education is a powerful force for empowering young people to become active citizens and create...
FeaturedWOSM Service Platform now open to all 170 National Scout Organizations
Today, the World Organization of the Scout Movement (WOSM) announced the launch of the full WOSM Services as a new approach to strengthen the capacity of National Scout Organizations (NSO) and deliver better Scouting activities and programmes to more young people worldwide....
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.