Messengers of Peace Seed Camp
The General Association of the Scouts of China organised its 2020 annual Messengers of Peace Seed Camp at National Changhua University, co-organized by the Association’s Peace Envoys Project team and Taiwan Scout Education Association. A total of 43 participants attended the camp.
In this MoP activity, it is hoped that more young people will respect different races and religions through a diversified education model. In addition, to learn more about contributing to improve poverty, education and equality in terms of basic living resources. This program also aims to empower the youth by taking action on the Sustainable Development Goals.
“Through this MOP course, people can understand that participating in peace projects is not something that is out of reach, but something that can bring back to the Scout group a sense of shared activity”, said Will, Meng-Chieh of the Kaohsiung City Scout Council, Wi-Fi Rover Group.
In line with promoting the new syllabus of the Ministry of Education, the Peace Envoy project is now more integrated with the multicultural and international understanding of social participation; enabling young people to participate on respecting and appreciating multiculturalism, actively relate to world issues and develop international understanding. Through the event, more young people were encouraged to sign-up, learn and create projects under the Messengers of Peace.