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45,000 young people set for lifetime adventure at World Scout Jamboree

Submitted by NGooderson on Tue, 07/16/2019 - 07:54
This summer, over 45,000 young people from around the world will come together for the adventure of a lifetime and a chance to experience one of th
"The Jamboree is an extraordinary opportunity for young people to connect and learn from each other, while celebrating the diversity and unity of o
Alongside adventurous outdoor activities, Scouts at the Jamboree will be able to interact through the Better World exhibition and the Global Develo

Welcome to our first Global Ambassador: NCT DREAM!

Submitted by NGooderson on Thu, 07/11/2019 - 12:37
Super teenager team NCT DREAM (SM Entertainment) has been appointed as the new global ambassador of the World Scout Foundat
According to John Geoghegan, Director of the World Scout Foundation, “His Majesty The King of Sweden, our Honorary Chairman
NCT Dream is widely loved for its bright and energetic music and performances and the band has proved its presence as globa

Scouts help farmers harvest their crops for free

Submitted by NGooderson on Mon, 07/08/2019 - 13:54
A group of Rover Scouts from Bangladesh Scouts’ Helds Open Scout Group in Phulpur, Mymensingh are helping poor farmers harvest cr
“These are poor farmers, they till their lands in order to sell the harvest and earn some money. However, they don’t have enough
The Scout group is composed of about 50 Rover Scouts who all willingly devoted their time to help out the farmers in Phulpur. One
“I have been suffering from cancer for two years. I am penniless for the treatment and I have no money to hire people to harvest
Siddique is among those who paddy fields were harvested by the Rover Scouts. He sold his harvest at the market which earned him s
“It is my first time to harvest rice and crops, and the experience was very good. What made the experience more fulfilling is the
The initiative gained traction and other volunteers from the public and private sectors also came to help out. The Bangladesh Sco
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Ruhi's story: Ticket To Life in Bangladesh

Submitted by NGooderson on Fri, 06/28/2019 - 10:08
Ruhi, 20 years old, is a committed Scout in Bangladesh. She has been a Scout for over 10 years and heavily involved in Ticket to
Foysal—one of the success stories of TTL

In Scouting, we stand with refugees

Submitted by NGooderson on Thu, 06/20/2019 - 10:23
"Today, on World Refugee Day, and every day, we invite you to take action by creating a safe and welcoming environment for those
“Scouting fills a gap that family and school do not. Scouts learn a set of skills that they do not necessarily learn in formal schoolin
Due to the inclusivity of Scouting, young people from different ethnicities and communities work hand-in-hand, engaging in a wide range
Scouting for Refugees at Dadaab

50 days of service, 50 million Scouts: Make It Happen!

Submitted by NGooderson on Wed, 06/05/2019 - 06:26
World Scouting has launched a global campaign called "Scouts #MakeItHappen" to engage over 50 million Scouts in 50 days of communi
Chief Ambassador of World Scouting and global adventurer, Bear Grylls, supported the campaign’s launch by sharing a
Ahmad Alhendawi, Secretary General of the World Organization of the Scout Movement, invited Scouts around the world to share their community projec

Clean water, bright future

Submitted by NGooderson on Fri, 05/31/2019 - 13:34
Did you know that in South Sudan only 2 out of 10 people have access to clean water and basic sanitation? Watch how with a

Scouts' support continues in aftermath of Cyclone Idai

Submitted by NGooderson on Wed, 05/22/2019 - 13:28
When Cyclone Idai struck on 15 March 2019, causing mass devastation across Zimbabwe, Mozambique, and Malawi, Scouts were amongst the first responde
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Zimbabwe Scouts: supporting those affected by Cyclone Idai