Scouts Emergency Response Fund to COVID-19
Millions of Scout volunteers are actively supporting the response to fight the pandemic by helping the authorities and early responders, and launching awareness campaigns and initiatives to support young people, with a special focus on mental health.
FeaturedScouting and WWF renew partnership for environmental education and act
World Scouting and WWF strengthened their global partnership this week, renewing a joint commitment to inspire and mobilize even more young people to take action towards the preservation and restoration of nature.
Through the partnership,...
FeaturedScouts Leading Youth Action Against COVID-19 in Niger
To complement the measures taken by the government in combating the COVID-19 pandemic, the Association des Scouts du Niger, in partnership with UNICEF, launched a public awareness campaign dubbed "Niger's Youth Taking Action Against COVID-19", at an...
FeaturedScouts in Guyana address food insecurity for families affected by Covi
The halt in economic activity due to the global pandemic has caused many households to suffer from food insecurity across Guyana. Scouts in Guyana started the project with a great idea that was later founded by the Hand in Hand Mutual Fire and Life Insurance Companies, to...
FeaturedRover Scouts in India offer non-formal education to stranded workers a
India has a large population of migrant workers, who moved from villages and cities across the country for work in its major cities. When the government of India announced a nationwide lockdown to limit the spread of Covid-19, it impacted every aspect of its society, hitting...
FeaturedDominican Scouts partner with local influencer, providing food to 300
Due to some loss of jobs in many families, Dominican Scouts helped raise more than $75,000 USD to a local campaign, #YoMeQuedoEnCasaRD (#IstayhomeDR), through GoFundMe.com, in which they partnered with local photographer and filmmaker Jochy Fersobe to fundraise and provide...
FeaturedFOUR OUTSTANDING INDIVIDUALS RECEIVE THE BRONZE WOLF AWARD
The Bronze Wolf is the only award presented by the World Scout Committee, and recognises outstanding service by individuals to the World Scout Movement. The award was established by the International Committee in Stockholm in 1935, and the first person to be awarded with the...
Featured12-year-old Scout helps hundreds of healthcare workers using 3D printe
Quinn Callander, now known as the 12-year-old who saved hundreds of healthcare workers from mask discomfort and bruising, is a Scout from Canada. Having purchased a 3D printer last year to make woggles for his Scout camp, several weeks ago Quinn decided to use his skills and...
FeaturedScouts across Africa support communities in Covid-19 response
Since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic in Africa, Scouts as is their nature sprang into action with numerous initiatives aimed at helping their communities to cope with the effects of the disease. The situation was further compounded by the preventive health measures...
FeaturedLearning, coping and making friends while #TogetherAtHome
In a time of crisis, millions of young people came together online to experience a special edition of JOTI - Jamboree on the Internet! This JOTI brought more than 100 activities on mental health, digital citizenship and humanitarian approaches to the homes of young people...
FeaturedYoung people connect across the globe as special JOTI kicks off
The JOTI (Jamboree on the Internet) Special Edition officially kicked-off today showcasing its energetic, educational and dynamic online programme organised for young people, as a response to the Covid-19 global pandemic.
During this time of social distancing, this...
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.