Category Archives: Resources

RESOURCES – Funding Opportunities in Europe (Regional Circular 11 2019)


The European Scout Region of the World Organization of the Scout Movement (WOSM) is pleased to provide you an update on Funding Opportunities available to Member Organisations (NSOs and NSAs) in Europe (Regional Circular 11 2019).

This document is a working tool for all NSOs and NSAs in the European Scout Region, aiming to offer comprehensive information about the different funding opportunities available in Europe to support NSOs and NSA in their development. It gives an overview of the available funding opportunities, with useful information and direct contacts. Particular attention is given to deadlines and procedures to enable you to be aware of the amount of time and preparation required for an application.

If you are interested to know more about the different opportunities, if you are have a specific question, or if you would like some support to develop an application, please do not hesitate to submit a WOSM Service Request or contact Péter in the Europe Support Centre, Brussels.

Pour nos lecteurs et lectrices francophones, la brochure est également disponible en français.

NEW RESOURCE – Induction Training for National Boards (Regional Circular 35 2018)


The European Scout Region of the World Organization of the Scout Movement (WOSM) is pleased to present the new Induction Training for National Boards. It is part of the Good Governance area of WOSM Services and aims at providing an outline and general idea of this training.

Discover the Induction Training for National Boards in Regional Circular 35 2018 and in the WOSM Library.

Go Scout and Guide Abroad Toolkit and Promotional Material (Joint Communication 14 2018)


The 15th European Guide and Scout Conference (Norway, June 2016) set up a working group to improve the EraGuide/EraScout Network. This joint network aims to support the inclusion of Young People and Youth Leaders into local Scout and Guide Groups during their international mobility experience.

For the past few months the Go Scout and Guide Abroad team of the European Scout Region of WOSM and the Europe Region WAGGGS has been working on material to be used by International Teams and participants in mobility programmes. As a starting point in this work, we are pleased to share some of these with you.

The Promotion Pack

=> Please find all relevant details about the new Go Scout and Guide Abroad Toolkit in Joint Communication 14 2018.

Strengthening our Organisation – An Update (Regional Circular 18 2018)


Following Regional Circular 15 2018 which introduced the new WOSM Services, the European Scout Region of the World Organization of the Scout Movement (WOSM) is pleased to share further updates from the Strengthening Our Organisation Area of Operation.

Please check Regional Circular 18 2018 to find out more about upcoming activities:

  • 2nd GSAT Self-Assessment Training – Vienna – 28-30 September 2018 (see also the event Facebook page)
  • Launching of the Induction Training for National Boards
  • Collection and sharing of Training material and e-learning resources (eventually available on the WOSM Services)
  • Reinforcing the European Growth Network (find out more and join its Facebook group)

Do not hesitate contacting Jordan Bajraktarov, Director for Organisational Development at the Europe Support Centre, should you have any questions or seek additional information about this area of work.

Regional Circular 26 2016: Regional Scout Plan 2016-2019 Released

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The European Scout Committee is pleased to share with you the initial elaboration of the Regional Scout Plan 2016-2019. Following the Regional Conference in June the Committee has been engaged in a number of training opportunities, and was in particular guided by best NGO practice to allow the regional working groups to determine their own Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) and to measure them on a regular basis.