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World Scout Environment Programme YOUTH PROGRAMME


Scouting and the environment "Nature study is the key activity in Scouting and Guiding."

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- Baden-Powell


1961: Worldwide Fund for Nature (WWF) founded 1962: Silent Spring by Rachel Carson published 1971: Greenpeace founded 1972: World Environment Day established

A piece of history:

1972: United Nations Environment Programme founded 1974: WOSM launched World Conservation Badge in partnership with WWF 1979: First world climate conference held 1991: SCENES started 2009: WOSM launched WSEP


The World Scout Environment Programme comprises:

•Principles and aims for environment education in Scouting

World Scout Environment Programme

•Framework for environment education in Scouting •World Scout Environment Badge •Programme Activity Resources •SCENES •Partnerships


Scouts are working towards a world where:

Aims for Environment Education in Scouting

1. People and natural systems have clean water and clean air 2. Sufficient natural habitat exists to support native species 3. The risk of harmful substances to people and the environment are minimised 4. The most suitable environmental practices are used 5. People are prepared to respond to environmental hazards and natural disasters


Badge Cubs

Scout

Ventures

Rovers

(under 11 years old)

(from 11 to 15 years old)

(Above15 years old

(Above15 years old


Framework for WSEP and badge Stage 1: EXPLORE and REFLECT

Evaluate and award BADGE

Stage 2: TAKE ACTION


SCENES

Scout Centres of Excellence for Nature and Environment • Natural Area • Environmental Education • Environmental Management SCENES Network


The WSEP and SCENES

SCENES is an integral part of the WSEP

The different elements of the WSEP are all applicable to SCENES

Principles and aims provide foundation for SCENES

SCENES provides a platform for applying the principles and aims

Framework for environmental education can be used by a centre to develop environmental education

World Scout Environment Badge can be offered by a centre

Programme activity resources are available for use

Partnerships can provide advice, activity resources and opportunities


SCENES Centres 28 Accredited SCENES Centres around the Globe (as of May 2018)

5 more SCENES is in the accreditation process

1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. 28.

Australia: Eprapah Austria: Bundeszentrum Wassergspreng Austria: Pfadfinderdorf Zellhof Austria: Techuana Canada: Attawandaron Scout Canada: Blue Springs Scout Reserve Canada: Haliburton Scout Reserve Canada: Mount Nemo Scout Camp China, Scouts of: Camp Nautilus Costa Rica: Campo Escuela Nacional Iztarú Czech Republic: Kapraluv mlyn, Scout Environmental Education Centre Denmark: Houens Odde International Scout Centre Denmark: Naesbycentret Denmark: Stevninghus France: Jambville Germany: Bundeszentrum Immenhausen Germany: VCP Guide and Scout Centre Germany: Westernohe Luxembourg: Misaershaff Youth training centre Luxembourg: Neihaischen Mexico: Centro Scout Meztitla Nepal: Kakani International Training Centre Netherlands: Buitencentrum Gilwell Ada’s Hoeve Portugal: Drave Scout Centre South Africa: Mafikeng Switzerland: World Scout Centre, Kandersteg International Scout Center United Kingdom: Brownsea Island United States: The Florida Sea Base


Complementing partnerships programmes with WSEP


Scouts Go Solar

• To involve, empower and engage young people (e.g. Scouts), the future generation, in solar solution work to protect the climate • To enable Scouts leaders to facilitate Solar workshops for Scouts using the the learningby-doing approach • To “produce” good examples of “solarized centres” to inspire others


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Get to know World Scout Environment Programme - Presentation  

The World Scout Environment Programme WSEP offers tools, resources, and initiatives to help Scouts all around the world work together for th...

Get to know World Scout Environment Programme - Presentation  

The World Scout Environment Programme WSEP offers tools, resources, and initiatives to help Scouts all around the world work together for th...