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International Scouts and events

International events

Discover some of the largest world Scouts events, including the World Scout Jamboree, JOTA-JOTI and Roverway. 

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Volunteering abroad

Volunteering abroad can be a life-changing experience for you. It's an opportunity to meet new people, develop new skills and experience a different culture.

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International activities

Taking part in adventurous activities while in a new country can bring an exciting new element to Scouts. Find out how to do this safely.

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Going abroad with Scouts

Discover all you need to know about seeking permissions, planning your trip, arranging travel, and hosting and hospitality guidance.

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Organising international events based in the UK

Check out our advice on achieving a fantastic attendance when organising an international event that's based in the UK.

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Going on expeditions abroad

International expeditions are an amazing opportunity to create lifelong memories, develop skills and have brilliant adventures.

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International development projects

Most projects are developed by groups representing local Scouts, from Group level right through to Regional or County level.

Find out more about the projects >
Guidelines for Locally Organised National Events (LONE)

Guidelines designed to provide better insight into all future LONE events, ensuring all are planned, managed and delivered well.

Guidelines for Locally Organised National Events (LONE) >
World Scouting

Learn about World Scouting, get some global programme ideas, learn about Scouts around the world, and discover the Scouts of the World Award (SOWA).

World Scouting >