Regional Circular 5 2017 – [INVITATION] Diversity & Inclusion Leaders Training April 2017

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Regional Circular 5 2017 presents you the invitation to participate in the European Scout Region’s Diversity & Inclusion Leaders Training “Scouting for Peace”, which is scheduled to take place in Madrid, Spain from 8 to 11 April 2017.

The training will be run as a training of trainers event, as the participants will act as multipliers in their own organisations once they will have returned to their respecitive National Scout Associations.

The aim is to train the Scout leaders on how to adapt and introduce and use Peace Education toolkits for Cubs (children), Rovers (teenagers) and Adults within their assocation’s educational curricula so that the young people can develop themselves in a holistic way as tolerant and respectful individuals.

Application Deadline in 20 March 2017.

Find out more in the event invitation: 

Reminder of the dead line for the call for partners for Roverway 2018

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In 2018, from 23 July to 2 August the biggest WAGGGS event is taking place in the Netherlands. Roverway 2018 is organized in partnership with WOSM and Scouting Netherlands, to offer a relevant international activity to Rovers and Rangers 16 to 22. To contribute to the success of the event and at the same time seize the opportunity to provide an exciting and meaningful learning experience to young adult leaders, WAGGGS is planning several activities, and looking for partners MOs for an E+ grant.  Would you like to offer your leaders the opportunity to learn in an international setting at Roverway 2018? If the answer is YES – please find the application in the following link https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B779F66fT5j-a245MU40d3Z5QXM

Afin de contribuer au succès du Roverway 2018 et en même temps saisir l’opportunité de fournir une expérience d’apprentissage significative aux jeunes/es animateurs/animatrices adultes, l’AMGE planifie plusieurs activités. et cherche des partenaires pour une demande de subvention E+ . Voulez-vous offrir l’opportunité aux animateurs/animatrices d’apprendre dans une contexte international incluant Roverway 2018 ? Si la réponse est OUI – lisez la pièce jointe !

Vous pouvez trouver plus détails dans le document au liens suivant:  https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B779F66fT5j-MXY0MnVTZlNidTg

Joint Open Call: EraScout & EraGuide Project Group

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The Europe Region WAGGGS and the European Scout Region of WOSM are pleased to share this Joint Open Call. to recruit members of a future EraScout & EraGuide Project Group.

Pursuant to Joint Recommendation 15EGSC/5 of the recent 15th European Guide and Scout Conference, the European Scout Committee and the Europe Committee WAGGGS, plan to set up a project working group to develop recommendations for the two Committees on how the joint work of the European Regions of WOSM and WAGGGS can support the work of the European EraGuide & EraScout Network.

Find more details in Joint Communication 4 2017:

– Joint Open Call: EraScout & EraGuide Project Group (English, Français)

Application deadline: 4 March 2017

WAGGGS and WOSM Europe Invite to next Chief Executives Meeting

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We are pleased to provide initial information on the 2017 edition of the Chief Executives Meeting of Scout and Guide Associations in the European Regions of WOSM and WAGGGS (or equivalent positions).

We are delighted to confirm that the meeting will be held in Bratislava, Slovakia, from 2 to 4 May 2017.

AQUA 2017 – Slovak National Jamboree (August 2017)

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Slovenský Skauting, the Scout and Guide Association in Slovakia (members of WAGGGS and WOSM), is organising “AQUA 2017″ next Summer and aksed us to share with you the following information.

AQUA 2017 is the Slovak National Jamboree this coming Summer. Organised by the Sea Scout branch of Slovenský Skauting,  the Jamboree is not only open to Sea Scouts from around Europe and beyond, but also to all other Scouts, who want to experience international Scouting at this water themed event.

Regional Circular 4 2017 – [SAVE THE DATE] Diversity & Inclusion Leaders Training

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Regional Circular 4 2017 provides you preliminary information about the European Scout Region’s Diversity & Inclusion Leaders Training “Scouting for Peace” and invites you to block the dates of this event, which is schudled to take place in Madrid, Spain from 8 to 11 April 2017.

Joint Communication: Invitation – Scouts Guides I/O Event 2017

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“Scout & Guides I/O 2017″, which is an initiative of the ICT Network in the European Regions of WAGGGS and WOSM, will take place at Gilwell Park in the United Kigdom from 9 to 12 February 2017.

Participants meet other Scouts and Guides with an interest in information technology, information systems, communication technology and their application within Scouting and Guiding on léocal, regional and national levels.

At this three-day event:

  • Participants will have the opportunity to discuss the challenges with com- munication and information technology that you are facing in your organization or association and, together with other participants, you will be able to work on solutions.
  • Participants can meet participants from other scouting and guiding organi- sations in Europe that face similar problems and challenges as yours and that you can help by sharing your thoughts or collaborating with them across borders.
  • Participants can get a fresh perspective on communication and technology matters from experts inside and outside of the world of scouting and guiding.
  • Participants will go home with new ideas and plans for prioritizing and struc- turing the IT and communication goals, processes and policies in your organization or association.

Find out more in the Event Invitation as well as on the event website (where you will also find a link to the registration form).

Joint Communication 1 2017: Invitation to Scout Guide I/O Event 2017 (English only)

Regional Circular 3 2017 – Job Opportunity at the Brussels Office: Funding Officer

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The World Scout Bureau – Europe Support Centre, Brussels, part of the World Organization of the Scout Movement (WOSM), is seeking a Funding Officer.

The person hired will support the development of funding applications to European donors and support the development and implementation of a fundraising strategy. The person will work under the supervision of the Director for External Relations and Funding. The successful applicant will also be at the service of all National Scout Organisations in Europe to strengthen their access to funding. A limited amount of travel within Europe will be required.

If you are interested, make sure that your application (including a letter of motivation and a curriculum vitae in English) reaches the Europe Support Centre no later than 17.00 CET on Wednesday 1 February 2017. Shortlisted candidates will be advised by Monday 6 February 2017 and interviews will be held in Brussels, Belgium, on 16 February 2017 for a start date as soon as possible, depending on the availability of the selected person.

Job description (in English and in French)
Person specification (in English and in French)