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Centenary Overview & Gifts for Peace Report - Now Available

1st Jan 2008

Two exciting documents have been developed following the initiatives undertaken during the Centenary of Scouting in 2007- The Centenary of Scouting Overview and The Gifts for Peace Report .

A CD-ROM containing the Gifts for Peace report (in English and French) and photo exhibition will also be available to NSOs through the Scoutpak.

Please share these documents with others and show them what Scouting can achieve!

The Centenary of Scouting Overview contains:

  • A view of the long-term project to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Scouting
  • Information and photos of a large number of the fantastic progammes and initiatives that took place during 2007
  • A resource on 'building on the success and learning from the projects', which offers a critique of some of the experiences in order to assist National Scout Organizations plan for their own national centenaries and future celebrations and maximise opportunities.

The Gifts for Peace Report contains truly inspirational projects from over 110 National Scout Organizations, as well as beautiful photos of many of the projects. This document illustrates the capacity of Scouting to really make an impact in communities worldwide and shares the work accomplished by millions of young people.

Image: © WSB