Monthly Archives: June 2014

5th RoverNet and 2nd VentureNet Meetings – WOSM Circular 23 2014


The 5th European Network meeting for national Rover commissioners The 2nd European Network meeting for national Venture Scout commissioners will take place on Iceland, 18 – 21 September 2014.

Regional Scout Plan – Situation Assessment June 2014 – WOSM ESR Circular 22 2014


An update on the Regional Scout Plan 2014-2016 including the basic summary reports compiled by the Priority Project Groups and the Core Groups.

Regional Meetings during the 40th World Scout Conference 2014 – WOSM Circular 21 2014


Circular 21/2014 of the European Scout Region in English and French, which is a follow-up to Circular 17/2014 and which gives further details about the planned Regional Meetings during the World Scout Conference this summer.

Invitation to Training Events on Diversity and Inclusion – WOSM Circular 20 2014


Diversity and Inclusion is one of the Strategic Objectives referred to in the Regional Scout Plan for 2013-2016 where the European Scout Region and its member organisations defined a commitment to work on this topic.

The Academy 2014


The Academy now has a strong tradition in providing practical and valuable training and advice to NSOs and MOs in the European Region. The next Academy will take place 4-9 November in Belgrade, Serbia.

Donor Advocacy Survey 2014


One of the biggest challenges facing MOs and NSOs in Europe is access to sufficient funding with the right terms and conditions to deliver and cover the costs of planned Guiding and Scouting activities. Although national governments and international institutions are concerned about the situation of young people in their countries and, particularly their skills development and employability at this time of high unemployment for young people in Europe, MOs and NSOs across the two Regions in Europe continue to face challenges in attracting the quantity and quality of funding they need to deliver life-changing, non-formal education and volunteering opportunities for young people.