The fifth Fellowship Meeting of Scouts & Guides pioneers in Tunisia was organised, as planned, from 20 to 27 October 2023 in Tunis and Djerba, an island classified by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. One third of the 110 pioneers taking part came from abroad and two thirds from different regions of Tunisia. The countries represented were Australia, Jordan, Libya, Malaysia, Saudi Arabia and Tunisia, in addition to the International Guild of IAG’S Ambassadors.
The meeting was also attended by the Commissioner General of the Tunisian Scouts, Mr Mohamed Ali Khiari, and Mr Wahid Labidi, former member of the ISGF World Committee and current Chairman of the Tunisian Scouts Higher Council and Vice-Chairman of the International Union of Muslim Scouts, as well as Dr Zouhir Ghenim, Secretary General of the International Union of Muslim Scouts, and the Commissioner General of the Libyan Scouts and Guides.
The Tunisian Scout and Guide Fellowship will organize the 5th Fellowship Gathering in Tunisia. Participation is open to all members of ISGF worldwide. The programme of the Gathering is presented in details in the information letter. Discussions will be held in English, French and Arabic.
The WAGGGS Asia Pacific Region presented the Asia Pacific Region Appreciation Award during their 13th AsPac Regional Conference held from 12 – 18 August 2019 in Taipei, Taiwan.
World Cleanup Day in 2019 will be on 21 September and will unite more than 150 countries across the world for a cleaner planet. Last year, the day united 18 million people across 157 countries and territories for the biggest waste collection day in human history.
WAGGGS invites ISGF members (regardless of gender) to participate in a special week in Sangam, India, in one of their 5 World centers. You will celebrate World Thinking Day & Founder’s Day with many other Scouts and Guides from other parts of the world. Sangam, India welcomes ISGF members in their center from 21 – 25 February 2019.