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.
FeaturedVirtual 42nd World Scout Conference unites Movement and looks to the
The 42nd World Scout Conference finished on a high note with more around 3,000 participants representing 170 National Scout Organizations connecting from around the world to be part of the event’s closing ceremonies. The Conference was the largest in the history of WOSM, and...
FeaturedConference elects 12 Voting Members to the World Scout Committee
Delegates of the 42nd World Scout Conference elected today 12 Voting Members to the World Scout Committee (WSC) to serve during the 2021-2024 Triennium.
The voting took place on 26 and 27 August 2021 after 25 individuals presented their candidacy for election to the...
FeaturedLeaders from 170 countries gather for the 42nd World Scout Conference
The 42nd World Scout Conference has officially started today, convening virtually 2,300 delegates and observers from 170 registered National Scout Organizations to play an active role in shaping the standards, policies and goals of the Scout Movement.
FeaturedInnovative 14th World Scout Youth Forum builds bridges through connect
More than 700 young leaders from 163 National Scout Organizations put on their scarves and uniforms to join the closing ceremony of the 14th World Scout Youth Forum, concluding the largest ever Word Scout Youth Forum, and the first time the event has convened virtually. ...
FeaturedYouth Advisors to the World Scout Committee elected for the 2021-2024
Delegates of the 14th World Scout Youth Forum have elected today six Youth Advisors to the World Scout Committee (WSC) to serve during the 2021-2024 Triennium.
The voting took place on the 19 and 20 August after 18 individuals presented their candidacy for election to...
FeaturedYoung people from around the world gather virtually for 14th World Sco
Over 700 young leaders representing 163 National Scout Organizations will gather for the 14th World Scout Youth Forum which is taking place virtually from 18-22 August for the first time in the Scout Movement’s history. The event will be the largest Youth...
FeaturedWorld Scouting collaborates with UN Representative on Violence Against
As part of World Scouting’s ongoing commitment to child and youth protection, Secretary General Ahmad Alhendawi signed a Letter of Agreement this week with Najat Maalla M’jid, the United Nations Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Violence against Children. ...
FeaturedScouting collaborates with sustainable musician and Eagle Scout, AY Yo
To continue inspiring young people through Scouting, World Scouting is teaming up with artist and Eagle Scout, AY Young, one of the first musicians to power his concerts with 100% renewable energy and one of the 17 UN Young Leaders for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs...
FeaturedScouts make a Promise to the Planet ahead of COP26
Millions of Scouts will make a Promise to the Planet over the coming months as part of a global campaign to inspire young people to take action for the environment. #PromiseToThePlanet will encourage young people to carry out hundreds of thousands of individual community...
FeaturedScouts in Malawi help refugee girls cope with pandemic risks
Dzaleka Refugee Camp, located in Malawi, is home to nearly 50,000 refugees from Rwanda, Burundi, Somalia, Ethiopia and the Democratic Republic of Congo. Like many refugee camps, Dzaleka is overpopulated which not only puts a strain on the available resources, but poses a big...
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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.