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.
Scouts from Cote d’Ivoire have launched an?entrepreneurship project dubbed Scouts in Action to contribute towards the COVID-19 response e
In Monkey Bay, about 390km away from the city of Lilongwe, Scouts in Malawi are running a dual awareness campaign targeting to provide co
How to Continue Championing the Sustainable Development Goals Amid a Global Pandemic? A Lesson from Greece
The Sustainable Development Goals could be sometimes perceived as an out-of-touch topic for young people.
On the request of the Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) in Cockeril, the Sierra Leone Scouts Association (SLSA) deploye
The Boy Scouts of the Philippines (BSP) has partnered with Philippine Government’s Department of Agriculture through its Bureau of Plant
- How to Continue Championing the Sustainable Development Goals Amid a G
The Sustainable Development Goals could be sometimes perceived as an out-of-touch topic for young people. That is why It is crucial to constantly establish a meaningful link between these global goals and the reality of local communities. Youth organisations play a vital role.../node/582866
- WOSM announces World Scout Academy for National Leaders
The World Organization of the Scout Movement (WOSM) today announced details about the launch of the World Scout Academy as a new platform to support the leadership of National Scout Organizations and National Scout Associations (NSOs/NSAs) to adapt to the changing realities.../world-scout-academy
- Turkish Scouts Support over 100,000 People in Fight Against the Coron
As Turkey starts easing down the Coronavirus restrictions across the country, The Turkish Scouts continue offering their support to the community by ensuring a safe return of students and teachers to schools, to wrap up the end-of-year exams.?
Ever since the outbreak.../node/582089
- World Scouting launches Earth Tribe as new education initiative for e
World Scouting today announced the launch of the Earth Tribe, a new educational initiative that unites young people in a global youth movement for environmental action. The new initiative focuses on developing the key competencies needed to enable young people to become.../earth-tribe-initiative
- Environmental Crisis: What we learned from Covid-19
Hear it from some of our young?advocates, as they reflect on the possibility of uniting for environmental action in?the same?unity we have witnessed?during this global pandemic.
Co-authored by World Scouting’s Youth Representatives: Grecia Bárcena.../youth-environmental-action
- Scouting and WWF renew partnership for environmental education and act
World Scouting and WWF strengthened their global partnership this week, renewing a joint commitment to inspire and mobilize even more young people to take action towards the preservation and restoration of nature.?
Through the partnership,.../scouts-wwf-partnership
- Scouts Leading Youth Action Against COVID-19 in Niger
To complement the measures taken by the government in combating the COVID-19 pandemic, the Association des Scouts du Niger, in partnership with UNICEF, launched a public awareness campaign dubbed "Niger's Youth Taking Action Against COVID-19", at an.../niger-scouts-covid-19
- Scouts in Guyana address food insecurity for families affected by Covi
The halt in economic activity due to the global pandemic has caused many households to suffer from food insecurity across Guyana. Scouts in Guyana started the project with a great idea that was later founded by the Hand in Hand Mutual Fire and Life Insurance Companies, to.../scouts-guyana-covid-19
- Rover Scouts in India offer non-formal education to stranded workers a
India has a large population of migrant workers, who moved from villages and cities across the country for work in its major cities. When the government of India announced a nationwide lockdown to limit the spread of Covid-19, it impacted every aspect of its society, hitting.../scouts-india-workers-covid-19
- Dominican Scouts partner with local influencer, providing food to 300
Due to some loss of jobs in many families, Dominican Scouts helped raise more than $75,000 USD to a local campaign, #YoMeQuedoEnCasaRD (#IstayhomeDR), through GoFundMe.com, in which they partnered with local photographer and filmmaker Jochy Fersobe to fundraise and provide.../covid-19-dominican-scouts
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.