If you are interested in going abroad as part of your guiding journey, below are some ideas and options to start you off! For more information you can always contact the international team on firstname.lastname@example.org
Roverway 2016, France - This international camp takes place in two stages. At the first, participants choose an experience ranging from back-to-basics forest hikes to urban cultural excursions. A week discovering new things and exchanging ideas for 5000 young Europeans on different adventures across France, followed by an incredible final camp. It will be a time for sharing, for fun and for party. A once-in-a-lifetime experience!
When? 3 to 14 August 2016
Where? South of France
Who can attend? Young adults between the ages of 16 and 22. If you are older but still wish to attend, you can form part of the International Service Team (IST)
Olave 2015, UK - An International Camp organised by Girlguiding Sussex East, offers a week of excitement and adventure with an earth, air, fire and water theme. Make new friends, join in adventurous activities, take part in the London Monopoly, chill-out, discover conservation ideas, join campfires, dance at the disco and much more!
When? 1 to 8 August 2015
Where? Blackland Farm, East Grinstead
Who can attend? Girl Guides aged 10-17 from all over the world.
23rd World Scout Jamboree, Japan - Tens of thousands of younger members of The Senior Section and Explorer Scouts from around the world will gather in Japan for the experience of a lifetime! The Malta Girl Guides have been invited to attend as part of the Malta Scouts Contingent. The theme of the Jamboree will be 'Wa', which has many meanings including harmony, unity, friendship and peace.
When? 28 July to 8 August 2015
Where? Kirara-hama, Yamaguchi City, Yamaguchi Prefecture, Japan
Who can attend? Guides and Scouts from all over the world, aged between 14 and 17. Those who are a bit older can attend as International Service Team (IST)
Any member of the Malta Girl Guides Association can visit the amazing world centres, on your own, with your family or with your guides group. You can also apply to work as a volunteer if you are over 18 years of age. Applying to volunteer is done at least 6 months prior and more information can be found on the individual websites below. Always ask the international team for help if you are interested.
Our Cabana, Mexico www.ourcabana.org
Chalet, Switzerland www.ourchalet.org
Pax Lodge, UK www.paxlodge.org
Sangam, India www.sangamworldcentre.org