In Asia, the number of people who are enrolled in WOSM, the World Organization of Scout Movement, is about 2,994,531. The potential Catholic scouts are estimated to be under 1,600,000. Among them, we think it is estimated that totally just 320,000 people, about 20%, are involved in ICCS-APR as members.
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Church and Interreligious
The number of Catholic Scouts in the region is estimated to be just under 1.600,000.
In the region two type of Catholic Scouting methods can be observed.
- School based Catholic Scouting for example in Thailand or Indonesia…
- Church based Catholic Scouting for example in Japan or Korea…
The Catholic Scout activities are based on:
- the Interreligious dialogue
- the Environmental protection campaigns.
- The protection of the underprivileged
- The participation at global events