The Maharashtra branch of the Indian Scout and Guide Fellowship held its 61st Annual General Meeting in Mumbai, India, on the 3rd of September 2023.
Independence Day is celebrated annually on 15 August as a public holiday in India commemorating the nation's independence from the United Kingdom in 1947.
Due to constraints on travel world-wide resulting from the COVID 19 pandemic, which commenced in 2020, the 29th World Conference could not take place in Madrid, Spain. Instead it was held virtually on 26/27 February 2022 with the platform party and a small team based in Brussels. NSGF Spain had accepted the proposition from World Committee to be the host for the 30th ISGF World Conference.
It is with deep sadness that we share the news of the loss of Lord Michael Baden-Powell. The global Scout community is deeply saddened by the recent passing of Lord Michael Baden-Powell, grandson of the Founder of Scouting, Lord Robert Baden-Powell, who has Gone Home peacefully on 3 July 2023 at the age of 82.
The local Fellowship of Vienna is preparing a special celebration for what they call "World Friendship Day 2023" on 21 and 22 October 2023 in Vienna, Austria.
The fellowship, ‘Greek Former Scouts from County Commissions of Alexandria & Cairo’ (PEAK), have recently published in English, through Amazon Publishing. Their Scout Album covering over a century of Scouting in Egypt, which is available for sale and browsing through it on line, at the following link.
The Association of Pioneers of Scouts and Guides in Giza Governorate, Egypt, organized recently creative workshops.
The B-P Scout Guild Kuala Lumpur of Malaysia held her 44th AGM on 11 June 2023.