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.
FeaturedPortuguese Scouts Launch Sustainable Development Goals Exhibition Open
Over the years Scouting has made an extraordinary contribution to improve the sustainability of our planet, promote peace, and tackle inequality. Scouts all over the world have contributed countless hours of volunteering to support their communities towards sustainable...
FeaturedJOTA-JOTI inspires friendship, learning and fun for millions of young
Amidst the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, over a million young people from all over the world connected online and over the airwaves during the annual Jamboree-on-the-Air and Jamboree-on-the-Internet (JOTA-JOTI) this past weekend. Over the course of three days from 16 - 18...
FeaturedYoung people globally tune in for JOTA-JOTI 2020
Over three million young people from more than 200 countries and territories began connecting online and over the airwaves today for the start of the Jamboree-on-the-Air-Jamboree-on-the-Internet (JOTA-JOTI), the largest digital and radio Scouting event which is taking place...
FeaturedMainstreaming peace culture through dialogue in Eurasia
On this year’s International Day of Peace, we celebrate one of our Messengers of Peace Heroes, who is not only a young advocate for peacebuilding through dialogue, but has done an outstanding job at introducing and mainstreaming this concept across her Scout region, Eurasia...
FeaturedSudan Scouts Association performs its duty during severe flooding
Sudanese Scouts promptly responded to combat the floods that hit the country recently. They are contributing with great efforts to help the state provide relief and assistance to people affected by this natural disaster. The...
FeaturedNew dates announced for 16th World Scout Moot in Ireland
New dates for the 16th World Scout Moot have been set for the event to take place in Ireland from 18 - 28 July 2022 following a decision by World Scouting in collaboration with host, Scouting Ireland. The Moot will kick off with an opening ceremony on 18 July...
FeaturedSeries of interactive Youth Dialogues launches this #YouthDay
On the occasion of International Youth Day, our young planning team of the World Scout Youth Forum will be hosting a series of online dialogues to discuss the role of young people in shaping the new reality caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
The series titled, “...
FeaturedAs I look back one year ago to the 24th World Scout Jamboree
One year ago today, 45,000 young people gathered in West Virginia to unlock a new world and begin a journey of growth, friendships and global citizenship. Three participants jointly reflect on their experience of a lifetime at the 24th World Scout Jamboree.
FeaturedWorld Scouting welcomes adoption of UN Security Council Resolution 253
World Scouting welcomes the adoption of the UN Security Council Resolution 2535 on Youth, Peace and Security. The resolution which was unanimously adopted seeks to recognize, encourage and protect the agency of youth in peace-building, civic spaces, humanitarian response,...
FeaturedKuwaiti Boy Scouts Association Offers Government its Facilities to Hel
Since the declaration of the COVID-19 Pandemic by the World...
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.