Strategic Priority 2: Adolescents
This strategic priority aims at supporting National Scout Organizations (NSOs) in responding effectively to the needs and expectations of adolescents. This will result in an increase in membership in this age-range and enhance Scouting's reputation as an organization which helps young people in their transition to adulthood.
Download Outcomes SP-2
Here is some news from Associations that are working on Adolescents.
- Youth of the World web-site launched
- Active Citizenship Programme in Brazil
- Scouts of the World Technical Commission meets
- Programme development for the last age section in Europe
Stories on Adolescents
Many Scout Associations are focusing on developing good programmes for adolescents. Here are some stories, called Promising Practices, of what they are developing and what they have achieved.
Scouts Combating Conflict in El Salvador, provided by the Asociación de Scouts de El Salvador (pdf)
Programme Sous-Régional d'Education Scoute à la Paix dans la Région des Grands Lacs - Afrique, provided by the team working on the peace project in the Great Lakes region in Africa (pdf)
POETS - Promotion of Environmental Education and Friendly Practices through Scouts, provided by Bangladesh Scouts (pdf)
Global Development Village Caravan, provided by The Scout Association of Mongolia (pdf)
Working with Adolescents and Post-Adolescents, provided by Portugal: Corpo Nacional de Escutas (pdf)
GAPP - The Global Awareness Partnership Project, provided by The Scout Association (UK) (pdf)