The Scout.org website uses "cookies", both internal and from third parties. Cookies are small text files placed on your end user device and help us to distinguish you from other users, to enhance your experience on scout.org. If you continue, we'll assume that you are happy to receive cookies on our website. You can change your browser's cookie settings at any time. To find out more about how we use cookies and how to manage your browser settings read our Cookies Policy.

News

World Scout Bureau Appoints New Regional Directors for Africa and Eurasia

26th Aug 2009

Following fully open processes carried out in total collaboration with the Africa Regional Scout Committee and the Eurasia Regional Scout Committee respectively, and in full agreement with these two Committees, Mr Luc Panissod Secretary General of the World Scout Bureau is pleased to inform you that he has appointed:

Mr. Frederic Tutu Kama-Kama, from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), as new Regional Director of the World Scout Bureau, Africa Regional Office. Frederic is 44 years old, married and father of three. He is fully French-English bilingual and fluent in Kiswahili. He has a strong university background, holding a BA and MA in philosophy, a diploma in theological studies as well as a certificate in project management. He is currently completing a Ph.D. focusing on conflict transformation with the California Institute of Integral Studies.

For more information please read circular N°21 available on the website. Click here.

Mr. Iurie Emilian, from Moldova, as new Regional Director of the World Scout Bureau, Eurasia Regional Office. Iurie is 44 years old, married and has two children. He holds a University degree in pedagogy from the Art Academy of Chisinau and a diploma as orchestra conductor. Iurie has acquired an extensive high level professional experience mainly in the Moldovan public youth services and Government circle. From 1988 to 2002, he was successively Director of the Culture and Arts Youth Centre of Chisinau, the capital city of Moldova, Chief of the Youth Politics Department of the Ministry of Youth, Sport and Tourism and Prime State Counsellor at the State Chancellery of the Government of the Republic of Moldova. Iurie has been running his own private business since 2002.

For more information please read Circular N°22 available on the website.Click here.

We congratulate Mr Kama-Kama and Mr Emilian on their recent appointments and look forward to working with them in the future.