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...
FeaturedCyclone Idai: When Scouts are among the ‘first responders’
When Cyclone Idai struck on March 15, 2019, it left parts of Southern Africa to bear catastrophic consequences. Considered one of the worst weather-related catastrophes in the history of Africa, Cyclone Idai affected at least 500,000 people, leaving half of them homeless in...
FeaturedMessage from the World Scout Committee Chairperson on the ocassion of
Happy Founder’s Day!
Today we celebrate the birthday of our Movement’s founder, Robert Baden-Powell, whose visionary ideas have enabled generations of young people to discover the power of serving others. On this occasion, we remember the special moments of...
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.