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Three Scouts who are Youth Representatives to the World Organization of the Scout Movement pose together at the United Nations' Transforming Education Summit in New York City
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On behalf of 57 million Scouts worldwide, World Scouting attended the Transforming Education Summit to advocate for practical, youth-led, and skills-based learning opportunities, which we've provided to Scouts for over 100 years as an essential...

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Youth Representative Thaís Querioz speaks on a panel during the World Non-Formal Education Forum
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Young people need modern, holistic education systems that fit the digital revolution we’ve undergone and equip them with skills for a life with dignity, including resilience, entrepreneurship, digital literacy, and intercultural communication. With a...

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Queen Elizabeth receives a bouquet of flowers from young Scouts

The World Organization of the Scout Movement expresses its deepest sympathy at the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, a dedicated supporter of Scouting and youth education.

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New Scout.org homepage

 Today World Scouting is excited to announce the launch of our new and improved website: scout.org!

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Kenyan Scout Ivy Akii is helping build a brighter future for the country’s growing number of pregnant teenagers, empowering them with an entrepreneurial skillset and network to address gaps in access to social, health, and financial support.

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Nairobi, 16 June 2022 – The World Organization of the Scout Movement (WOSM Africa) and Africa for SDGs, an initiative of the My Goals Foundation, have entered a partnership to support youth-led education and innovation for sustainable development in...

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Helping every person, in every circumstance, is part of what we do as Scouts. Since the war in Ukraine began, Scouts from all over have reached out to support their peers and help with the humanitarian response.


World Scouting immediately launched...

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By HRH Princess Lamia bint Majid Al Saud and Ahmad Alhendawi 

The impacts of a global pandemic have been felt by everyone, but they have been particularly hard-hitting for girls and young women. The pandemic has exacerbated gender gaps, leading girls...

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Jemima Nartey has been awarded the Bronze Wolf recognising decades of outstanding service and dedication to the Movement that has inspired generations of young people globally. She is the first woman from the Africa Scout Region to receive the award...

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13 March 2022 - Nairobi, Kenya:  Scouts across Africa commemorated the Africa Scout Day which was established by the African Union (AU) through resolution (CM Res 1607 (LXII)) of the 62nd ordinary session of the Council of Ministers meeting on 21-23...

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An estimated 1.2 billion young people have been impacted by the negative effects of the pandemic. COVID-19 response measures, while necessary, have exacerbated disruptions to education and youth employment opportunities, access to services and social...

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The World Organization of the Scout Movement (WOSM) is deeply concerned by the military operation towards Ukraine and the overall deteriorating security situation in the region. 

Resolutions for any dispute should be made...

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The 9th Africa Scout Youth Forum will take place from 21-23 August 2022 while the 18th Africa Scout Conference will take place from 25–28 in Nairobi, Kenya. The actual venues will be announced as soon as they are confirmed. Youth Forum participants...

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The Jamboree On The Air - Jamboree On The Internet (JOTA-JOTI) is the largest annual digital & radio Scout event in the world!


 


It’s an opportunity for young people to come together - from home or from Scout gatherings - to meet Scouts...
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