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Interamerican Leadership Training: Call for Applicants

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About ILT

The Interamerican Leadership Training is a project of the Interamerican Region of the World Organisation of the Scout Movement (WOSM – IAR). Arising out of the 2013 Regional Conference, the ILT was developed to build leadership…

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The Second Annual Scouts TT Youth Forum

By: Elliot Haynes

This year’s edition of ScoutsTT’s National Youth Forum saw a greater turnout than its first. The theme of the forum was “Dream…Believe…Act”, mirroring this year’s World Youth Forum. The purpose of the forum was for ScoutsTT to explain its objectives and plans and to get feedback and input from the youth members on…

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Scouts TT Calls on the Nation to Invest in Character

ScoutsTT launched its Investment in Character Campaign on Wednesday June 14th at the National Scout Centre in St. Ann’s. The ongoing campaign invites organisations and volunteers to support and partner with Scouting by investing in the development of its young people, through investing in the delivery of Scout program.

Speaking…

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Facing the Challenge of a New Age

National Scout Commissioner's Address to the National Presentation of Colours and Youth Awards 2017

Dwight D. Eisenhower once said that his faith in our young people was as unbounded as his faith in his country. I share that faith. I believe that the youth and scouting go hand-in-hand, for it is in harnessing…

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National Youth Forum 2017

The National Youth Network of ScoutsTT is hosting its 2nd annual National Youth Forum! It is an event organized by the youth, for the youth. A fun-filled agenda packed with discussions surrounding youth involvement and youth in decision making is awaiting! Additionally, an election of new members on the youth council will…

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Scouts TT Launches New National Crest

As part of its rebranding process, ScoutsTT launched its new National Crest on May 24th, 2017. Scouts and venture scouts from 11th Trinidad and cub scouts from 13th Port of Spain and 3rd Diego Martin gathered at Scout Headquarters for the small ceremony.

The launch was chaired by Executive Commissioner, Courtney Bruce…

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Raymond O. Watkins - A Man of Substance

Sunrise: August 31, 1919
Sunset: May 18, 2017
National Scout Commissioner 1975-1981

Ray Watkins was a pioneer among the early pioneers of the Scout Movement in Trinidad and Tobago.

Born in the village of Erin, the young Raymond Watkins attended the St. Francis Village R.C. School and became a…



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IAR Sub-regional Network Meeting in Trinidad

May 5-7, 2017

By: Bethlene Ferdinand - Youth Commissioner, Scout Association of St. Vincent and the Grenadines

Being greeted by warm, friendly Scouts of Trinidad and Tobago was what I needed to guarantee the fruitful weekend that was about to take place.  From the pick up at the airport to the departure…

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Scouting for Food 2017

ScoutsTT’s second annual national food drive, “Scouting for Food”, launched on Sunday May 21st, 2017. Cub Scouts who attended a Science Camp over the weekend went up to Massy Stores in St. Ann's where they asked customers to donate food items which will be distributed to need families and homes across the country.

For…

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