(Sharjah/ESA) - For the sixth time, the Arab Scout Region of the World Organization of the Scout Movement is inviting male Rover Scouts from all over the world to gather in Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates.
Hosted by the Emirates Scout Association the event aims at strengthening ties of friendship and brotherhood among the participants from the Arab Region and all corners of the world, capacity building and encouraging cultural exchanges and awareness raising.
Under the theme "Come on to the Capital of Islamic Culture 2014" participants will gather in Sharjah from 1 to 10 February 2014 and be offered many opportunities to networking, sharing and discovery of cultural hertiage of the Emirate.
H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammed Al-Qassimi, Emir and Governor of Sharjah, is inviting all National Scout Organisations in the European Region (and also those of the other Regions) to nominate one male Rover Scout and has agreed to cover related costs.
Interested NSOs in the European Scout Region should contact the European Regional Office in Geneva for further details. Deadline for applications is 30 December 2013.