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  Partners / About Scouting / Home - World Organization of the Scout Movement
Scouting does not exist in isolation; it is part of the community and it needs to work in partnership with others, from individuals to organizations and institutions at local, national and world levels' (The Strategy for Scouting).
The World Scout Parliamentary Union (WSPU) is an international organisation that unites the National Scout Parliamentary Associations (NSPAs) which exist in almost 100 countries world-wide and their members are Members of national Parliaments, Deputies or Senators.
The International Scout and Guide Fellowship (ISGF) is a worldwide organisation for adults in support of Scouting and Guiding and who want to strengthen the dialogue between communities through community-oriented projects worldwide.
www.scout.org /en/about_scouting/partners   (2115 words)

  
  Scouting - Encyclopedia.WorldSearch   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
A highlight of Austrian scouting history was the 7th World Scout Jamboree in Bad Ischl in 1951, with 12,884 participants from 61 countries.
If a Scout meets another Scout, even though a stranger to him, he must speak to him and help him in any way that he can, either to carry out the duty he is then doing, or by giving him food, or, so far as possible, anything that he may be in want of.
Baden-Powell Scouts were formed in 1970, initially in the United Kingdom but now also elsewhere, when it was felt that the "modernisation" of Scouting was abandoning the traditions and intentions established by Baden-Powell.
encyclopedia.worldsearch.com /scouting.htm   (3737 words)

  
 World Scout Jamboree - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The World Scout Jamboree (Jamboree Scout Mondial in French) is a gathering of Scouts (ages 14-17) from all over the world.
Jamborees are held every four years and are organized by the World Organization of the Scout Movement (WOSM).
Kandersteg International Scout Centre is known as the Permanent Mini Jamboree.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/International_Scout_Jamboree   (272 words)

  
 Scouting - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The seeds of the idea of Scouting began during the Siege of Mafeking, South Africa, during the Boer War of 1899–1902, where Baden-Powell served as the commanding officer.
British Scouting, by contrast, makes use of imagery drawn from the Indian subcontinent, because that region was a significant focus in the early years of the Scouting Movement.
At the international level, there are separate umbrella organisations for organisations for boys, or for coeducational organisations (WOSM) and for organisations for girls solely (WAGGGS).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Boy_scouts   (3148 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Power (international)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
In the context of international relations and diplomacy, power (sometimes clarified as international power, national power, or state power) is the ability of one state to influence or control other states.
International relations (IR), a branch of political science, is the study of foreign affairs of and relations among states within the international system, including the roles of inter-governmental organizations (IGOs), non-governmental organizations (NGOs), and multinational corporations (MNCs).
A regional power is a term used in the field of international relations to describe a state with power and influence that is to some extent limited to its region of the world.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Power-(international)   (2598 words)

  
 Jamboree on the Air - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jamboree on the Air, known by its acronym JOTA, is an international Scouting and Guiding activity held annually on the third full weekend in October.
Amateur Radio (HAM) operators from all over the world participate with scouts and Guides to teach them about radio and to assist them to contact their fellow scouts and Guides by means of short wave radio and IRC.
It is an adjunct to the World Scout Jamboree.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/JOTA   (137 words)

  
 ipedia.com: Scouting Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
The seeds of Scouting began during the Siege of Mafeking, South Africa, where Baden Powell served as the commanding officer during the Boer War of 1899 - 1902.
The Scouting Movement in the Philippines began in 1923 with the organization of the Philippine Council of the Boy Scouts of America (the Philippines being an American Commonwealth).
The first schism within Scouting was right back in November 1909, when the British Boy Scouts (later the Brotherhood of British Scouts, and known internationally as the Order of World Scouts) was formed, initially comprising an estimated 25 percent of all Scouts in the United Kingdom, but rapidly declining from 1911 onward.
www.ipedia.com /scouting.html   (1491 words)

  
 World Scout Jamboree 2007
The 21st World Scout Jamboree was promoted during 2004 at the Regional Scout Conferences in the Arab and Asia Pacific regions.
The World Scout Jamboree will be a gathering of Scouts from around the world for 12 days from 27 July to 8 August 2007.
The theme of the 21st World Scout Jamboree in 2007 is “One World, One Promise” – which captures the aspirations and hopes of young people for the future.
www.wsj.scouting2007.org /english/index.php   (235 words)

  
 International Scout Jamboree   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
The International Scout Jamboree, usually referred to as the World Jamboree, is a gathering of Scouts / Boy Scouts from all over the world.
The Jamborees are now organised by the World Organization of the Scout Movement.
In addition to this event, two other worldwide Scouting events occur every year : the simultaneous World Scout Jamboree On the Air (JOTA) and the World Scout Jamboree On the Internet (JOTI).
www.sciencedaily.com /encyclopedia/international_scout_jamboree   (380 words)

  
 Community at the 21st World Scout Jamboree 2007   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
The soul of the World Scout Jamboree is the international friendship and understanding it encourages between young people from around the world.
Past Jamborees have included organisations such as the United Nations, WWF International, and the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement.
National Scout Organisations, Regions, and World Scouting will all demonstrate the unity and diversity of World Scouting, and describe practical examples of how Scouting in individual countries and globally is helping to develop young people and build a better world.
www.wsj.scouting2007.org /english/community.php   (374 words)

  
 Black Bear Jamboree   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
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 World Scout Jamboree - 2007
The Boy Scouts of America participated with 301 Scouts and leaders at the First World Scout Jamboree, and 3,200 American Scouts/leaders are invited to return to the birthplace of Scouting during the summer of 2007.
Scouts and Venturers between the ages of 14 and 17 years old on July 27, 2007—that is specifically those born between July 28, 1989, and July 27, 1993—may take part in the jamboree.
Both the 21st World Scout Jamboree emblem and the BSA contingent emblem are trademark protected by their respective Scout organizations and may not be used without written consent of the Jamboree Division.
www.scouting.org /jamboree/world/index.html   (1722 words)

  
 National Scout Jamboree   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
The Jamboree is open to all qualified Scouts, selected with consideration of application timing and the screening process of the Jamboree Committee.
Scouts will be assigned to one of our two troops consisting of 36 Scouts and 4 Adult Leaders each.
The Jamboree fee covers all airline and bus transportation, tours, admission fees, meals, lodging, patrol and troop equipment, jamboree fees, and insurance.  Your fee also covers the pre-jamboree training camp that will be conducted before the Jamboree.
www.pacsky.org /events/jamboree/jamboree.html   (318 words)

  
 The Scout Association : Official UK Website » Home
Scouting is currently active in 216 countries and territories with a global membership of over 28 million.
The International Office, based at Gilwell Park, promotes international opportunities including camps and projects, with the aim of strengthening links between The Scout Association in the UK and other members of The World Organisation of the Scout Movement.
Today, Scouts across the world are involved in development projects as diverse as peace education, drug abuse prevention, clean water and sanitation, literacy, renewable energies and environmental conservation.
www.scouts.org.uk /aboutus/international.htm   (166 words)

  
 Jamboree 2008 - An Irish International Scout Jamboree
Jamboree 2008 will celebrate 100 years of scouting In Ireland and will be the first major camp of its kind in Ireland for some time.
Scouts will be encouraged to take part in organised activities and will also be given an opportunity to plan programmes for themselves in order that they can participate fully in the event.
A gathering of Scouts of all kinds is always a special experience, meeting old friends and making new ones, the village atmosphere, the spectacle and of course the camp activities.
www.jamboree2008.ie /about/jamboree2008.html   (377 words)

  
 Eurosurveillance Weekly 2004;8 (33): 040812
Norovirus outbreak at an international scout jamboree in the Netherlands, July-August 2004: international alert
The scouts had swum in a recreational lake that complied with European standards for faecal contamination.
Information is also sent to Enter-net (http://www.hpa.org.uk/hpa/inter/enter-net_menu.htm), an international public health gastrointestinal disease collaboration, and this is disseminated across Europe, Australia, Canada, Japan and South Africa so that outbreak cases can be linked to any other cases in people of different nationalities who stayed in the same resort.
www.eurosurveillance.org /ew/2004/040812.asp   (3011 words)

  
 Scout Centres / Around the world / Home - World Organization of the Scout Movement
Kandersteg International Scout Centre began in 1923 with Lord Robert Baden-Powell, who, after the first World Scout Jamboree had a dream about a place where all Scouts from all over the world could meet.
The Cairo International Scout Centre welcomes all Scouts, non-scout organisations and individual guests.
It is located 15 minutes from Cairo International Airport and 20 minutes from downtown and has full access to private and public transportation.
www.scout.org /en/around_the_world/scout_centres   (205 words)

  
 XIII th Boy Scout World Jamboree, Japan, 1971
Attending the World Jamboree was the high point of my scouting experience, and as I look at it now, the close of my adolecence.
Every four years there is a World Jamboree, which is when scouts from all over the world get together to celebrate the world brotherhood and sisterhood of scouting.
I was assigned to Jamboree troop 334, as we were from US Scout region 3, on the 3rd flight, and the 4th troop on the flight to and from Japan.
www.angelfire.com /pa5/mollpa/jamboree.html   (1180 words)

  
 U.S. Scouting Service Project
The Scouting Activities Database features a number of activities submitted by visitors that you may want to try in your unit.
Scouting's founder, Lord Robert Baden-Powell was a prolific writer and for more than thirty years from 1909 to 1941, he contributed notes to The Scouter.
Scouting Service Project, Inc. Websites may be reproduced and used locally by Scouting volunteers for training purposes consistent with the programs of the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) [Links to BSA Sites], the World Organization of the Scout Movement (WOSM) or other Scouting and Guiding Organizations.
usscouts.org   (727 words)

  
 Essex International Jamboree 2008
The participant and staff sub camps follow the theme of the jamboree and reflect animals that are at threat to the world.
If you are aged over 16 and fancy the challenge and fun why not look through the role description catalogue and see how you can help to contribute towards the Jamboree.
For more information about the jamboree and for those questions you have please visit our frequently asked questions page.
www.essexscouts.org.uk /jamboree2008   (412 words)

  
 2001 National Scout Jamboree
To be eligible Boy Scouts or Varsity Scouts must be First Class rank and have either completed the sixth grade or be age 12 by July 1, 2001, and not age 18 by August 2, 2001 (Note: this was originally stated by national as September 1, 2001).
Jamboree participation is only for members of the Boy Scouting and Varsity Scouting programs which are part of the Boy Scout Division of the Boy Scouts of America.
If there are any subsequent medical problems from time of the physical until the Jamboree, the parents are to note their copy of the medical form and resubmit it to the council office, and give a revised copy to the troop leaders.
www.geocities.com /Yosemite/Falls/2001   (6878 words)

  
 USSSP: World Scouting
"Hi-Sierra International Rendezvous 2008" is an international Jamborette sponsored by Santa Clara County Council, and sanctioned by the Boy Scouts of America.
The jamboree cost is 350 euros (about US $485 at current exchange rates) per Scout and Venturer, with a lower cost, not yet announced, for leaders.
It is a real Jamboree during which Scouting experiences are exchanged and ideas are shared, thus contributing to the world brotherhood of Scouting.
www.worldscouting.org   (628 words)

  
 Chile Information Project -- "Santiago Times" -- Political, Environment, Human Rights, Economic News; December 22, 1998
Government spokesman Claudio Hueppe, reviewing the Jamboree preparations Saturday, acknowledged that Spanish and British government representatives have voiced concern for the safety of visiting scouts from their countries in view of hostile demonstrations occurring in Santiago at the British and Spanish embassies led by supporters of former military leader Augusto Pinochet.
Scout Executive Director Patrick Lyon and Interamerican Regional Director Gerardo Gonzalez explained at a press conference last week that the Jamboree will combine social service with strong cultural, educational and even culinary events.
Every participant in the 19th World Jamboree will receive a copy of the official theme album, La rosa de los vientos, The rose of the winds, produced and recorded by famed Chilean folk group Inti Illimani, in conjunction with the University of Santiago orchestra and choir.
ssdc.ucsd.edu /news/chip/h98/chip.19981222.html   (3550 words)

  
 Printer Friendly Format - News Shopper   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
The trek, from Otford to Dartford Park, was part of the international scout walk, in which scouts all over the world walk at the same time.
But scouts, cubs, beavers and explorers from Sutton-at-Hone walked to raise money for fellow scout Tom Peeling, 15, of Main Road, who needs to raise £2,500 for his trip to the jamboree in Thailand.
Together they managed to raise several hundred pounds for Tom, who will be joining other scouts from around the globe to carry out community work in Asia.
www.newsshopper.co.uk /misc/print.php?artid=340116   (116 words)

  
 1969 Boy Scout Jamboree Presidents -
The Boy Scouts of America was incorporated on February 8 under the laws of the District of Columbia by W. Dulaney, vice-presidents; George D. Pratt, treasurer; Daniel Carter Beard...
Figure 1.--The original scouting uniforms were all similar to the military-style adopted by Baden Powell when he founded English Scouting.
Contributed $15 for a Scout to attend the National Scout Jamboree...
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 Beaver Jamboree   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
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 Scout Family & Jamboree   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
A Scout is a "brother" to all Scouts
"Jamboree" is a word of American - Indian origin meaning a festive gathering of tribes, and at an International Scout Jamboree, Scouts from many lands get together to have fun, swop badges and share in the companionship of other Scouts.
You have a common bond with all Scouts everywhere in your acceptance of the Scout Law and the Scout Promise.
web.ukonline.co.uk /4bscouts/Scouts/Family.htm   (143 words)

  
 GLSW International - World Scout Jamboree 2007
The 21st World Scout Jamboree is a gathering of Scouts from around the world, for 12 days of adventurous activities, memorable events, and international friendship in a campsite big enough to accommodate tens of thousands of young people.
Celebrate the dawn of a new century of the Scout Movement with the Sunrise ceremony on 1st August, 2007, 100 years from the day when Baden Powell first blew his Kudu horn to open the first ever Scout camp on Brownsea Island.
As the sun rises Scouts will be asked to make a symbolic gesture to demonstrate their commitment to the spread of Scouting and its ideals.
www.glswscouts.org.uk /international/expeditions/jamboree-2007   (572 words)

  
 Scout Jamboree -
While the 2005 National Scout Jamboree concluded on August 3, 2005, this Web site will remain online through the end of the year for Scouts, their families, and other interested parties can see what the event was all about.
Jamboree is a big gathering for the scout movement.
Scouts of America has held a National Scout Jamboree for Scouts and leaders of Boy Scout councils throughout the United...
scout.fabug.com /index.php?k=scout-Jamboree   (1139 words)

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