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Global programme ideas

Learning about the world around us is an integral part of Scouting.

We call this collection of topics the global programme. It's woven throughout the 6-25 programme to support young people to become global citizens but it can mostly be found in the international badge, global issues badge, world challenge award and the top-awards.

Elements of the Global Programme include:

International – learning about Scouting in other countries and as a global movement. Exploring countries and cultures through visits abroad and sectional activities.

Global – engaging with the world around us; exploring the nature on our doorstep, discovering issues that effect societies around the world and meeting the people that provide vital services in our communities. Learning how both as Scouts and citizens, we can positively impact and leave the world a better place
Below are some useful links to resources which will help you to complete elements of the Global Programme with your section. 

Activity badge resources (new requirements)

Beaver Global Issues Activity Badge resource

Beaver International Activity Badge resource

Cub Global Issues Activity Badge resource

Cub International Activity Badge resource

Scout Global Issues Activity Badge resource

Scout International Activity Badge resource

Activity badge resources (old requirements)

Beaver Global Issues Activity Badge

Beaver International Badge

Cub Global Issue Badge Resource

Cub International Badge Resource

Scout Global Issue Badge Resource

Scout International Badge Resource

Additional support resources

Global Issues Badge Support Blog

Refugee Response resource

Global Programme Timeline


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