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Press Contact
Global Director, Communications & External Relations

World Scout Bureau
Tel.: +60 3 22 76 90 00

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Please note that photos must only be used for non-commercial purposes, for no financial gain and be accredited ©World Scout Bureau, Inc

For information about World Scouting, please see:

Scouting – Education for Life
WOSM constitution

Press releases:

Record 40 million Scouts receive unprecedented recognition for their leadership in environmental action
(6 October 2015)

PRESS release SCOUTS South Africa: 2.2 mil views in 2 weeks for SCOUTS South Africa’s new advert "Learn It Young. Remember It Forever". #BePrepared
(11 September 2015)

World Scout Jamboree, The Most Diverse Event for Young People in The World Happening in Japan from 28 July – 8 August 2015
(30 June 2015)

#WSJ2015 kicks off today with the arrival of thousands of young people from all over the world
(28 July 2015)

23rd World Scout Jamboree Opens in Japan with Spectacular Ceremony
(29 July 2015)

Launched: World Scouting‐UNESCO World Heritage Recognition Initiative, Messengers of Peace Programme at the 23rd World Scout Jamboree
(31 July 2015)

Scouts to participate in the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Ceremony
(3 August 2015)

#SCOUTSGOSOLAR – In Reality, and Globally
(3 August 2015)

Dialogue builds bridges among communities
(3 August 2015)

Scouts Display Global Solidarity as the 23rd World Scout Jamboree Closes
(7 August 2015)

World Scout Jamboree, The Most Diverse Event for Young People in The World Happening in Japan from 28 July – 8 August 2015
(30 June 2015)

Largest Scouting Event in the World Tallies 1.3 Million Participants
(15 April 2015)

WOSM and UNCTAD to promote entrepreneurship skills among Scouts
(19 December 2014)

Ordinary people step up and step in to make a difference, to create a better world (10 December 2014)

WOSM and UNICEF Collaborate to Establish Global Communications Network through the U-report (18 November 2014)

WOSM strengthens partnership with United Nations Millennium Campaign at 10th anniversary celebration of the Scouts of the World Award (14 August 2014)

40th World Scout Conference opens in Ljubljana (11 August 2014)

World Scout Bureau opens office in Kuala Lumpur (18 June 2014)

The King of Sweden visits Scouts engaged in support to typhoon victims in the Philippines (26 Jan 2014)

Scouts join humanitarian operation for Syrian refugees (14 Jan 2014)

1st World Scout Education Congress takes place in Hong Kong (22 Nov 2013)

Permanent Digital Jamboree (16 Oct 2013)

WOSM Statements:

World Scout Committee Statement on Respect for Human Rights

Other Statements:

IFWS Joint Statement