6th World Scout Interreligious Symposium, France 2020
The 6th World Scout Interreligious Symposium (6WSIS) will be held from the 12 - 15 March 2020 at the Centre National de Formation des Scouts et Guides de France, in Jambville, Paris, France.
The Symposium is organised by the World Scout Bureau Global Support Centre and the Interreligious Forum of World Scouting (IFoWS, an informal network of religious groups/organisations in Scouting) and hosted by Scouts et Guides de France as member of Scoutisme Français (the French Scout Federation).
As a precursor to the 6WSIS, an Awareness Workshop on Interreligious Dialogue developed in collaboration with The International Dialogue Centre (KAICIID) is scheduled for 10 - 12 March 2020. This workshop is open to all participants (limited to the first 40 registrations only).
Theme: Young People and Spiritual Development
Registration Deadline: 10 February 2020
Participation and Registration:
International Commissioners or NSO International Secretaries are requested to send the names and email addresses of approved participants only for the 6th Interreligious Symposium to firstname.lastname@example.org. Each participant will then receive a special invitation by email to complete their registration.
Working language: English, with simultaneous French translation for both events.
Schengen Visa: Please provide a copy of your passport, your full name, date of birth and passport number (all as they appear in your passport) as part of the registration process. This information will then be forwarded to Scouts et Guides de France for a visa support letter to be issued. More information available at https://www.schengenvisainfo.com/
Note: If you do not have Schengen visa, you will be denied entry into France.
For some countries, the visa application process can take up to 4 weeks, so please be sure to plan ahead and allow enough time for this.
AWARENESS WORKSHOP (10 - 12 MARCH 2020) : 100 USD
- limited to the first 40 participants
- accommodation and meals
SYMPOSIUM (12 - 15 MARCH 2020):
- 200 USD: camping accommodation and meals
- 300 USD: shared bedroom accommodation and meals
AWARENESS WORKSHOP AND SYMPOSIUM (10 - 15 MARCH 2020):
- 300 USD: camping accommodation and meals
- 400 USD: shared bedroom accommodation and meals