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New ICCS world chaplain – Fr. Luis Marinho

New ICCS world chaplain – Fr. Luis Marinho

« I feel a great joy that I am to serve Scouting at an international level, and make a specific contribution as a priest of the Catholic Church. It is, therefore, a pastoral mission that the Church entrusts to me with. It especially underlines the confidence of the...

The World Committee

The World Committee

The World Committee elected the 4 members of the World Committee. Georges El-Ghorayeb Marco Aurélio Castrianni Marcel Ledjou BLAGUET Matteo Spanò   At the same time, the Regional Councils of Africa and Inter-America elected their new presidents: Marcelin Henry...

8 new members

8 new members

During the Conference, the CICS Council voted to accept 8 new members. Asociação dos Escuteiros de Macau Escuteiros de Guiné Bissau Asociación Scouts de El Salvador Egyptian Catholic Scout Committee Scout Association of Malawi Asociación de Scouts de Venezuela...

Sub-regional seminar for scout chaplains in West Africa

he diocese of MAN, in the Ivory Coast, hosted the sub-regional seminar of West African Scout chaplains from February 13 to 17, 2020. Supervised by Father Jules N'DOUA ATOUBLE, chaplain of the sub-region and president of the Zonal Committee for Inter-religious...

1st Interreligious Forum of the East African sub-region

1st Interreligious Forum of the East African sub-region

From January 30 to February 2, 2020, the Scouts of Tanzania Association hosted the first Interfaith Forum of the East African sub-region in Dar-Es-Salam, capital of the Republic of Tanzania. The event brought together four countries of the sub-region, Tanzania,...

A new chaplain for East Africa

A new chaplain for East Africa

Eddy Kwizera, the national chaplain of Burundi. He has a long history of service to scouting and his appointment was discussed during the West Africa Interfaith Forum in January 2020.