International Scout and Guide Fellowship

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International Scout and Guide Fellowship
International Scout and Guide Fellowship.svg
Headquarters Brussels
Country Belgium
Founded 1953
Membership 55,500 (2016)
Affiliation World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts
World Organization of the Scout Movement
Website
ISGF
 Scouting portal

The International Scout and Guide Fellowship (ISGF) is a worldwide organization of Scout alumni in support of Scouting and Guiding who want to strengthen dialogue between communities through community-oriented projects worldwide.

The International Scout and Guide Fellowship is open to former members of the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (WAGGGS) and the World Organization of the Scout Movement (WOSM), and to adults who did not have the opportunity to be Scouts, Guides, or active Scout/Guide leaders, but who believe in the Scouting ideals.

It was created in 1953 under the name of International Fellowship of Former Scouts and Guides (IFOFSAG).

ISGF is supported by WOSM and WAGGGS, and it has members in 63 countries presently. Furthermore, there are members of Central Branch (individual members or groups) in 41 countries.

In 2013, the 55,500 members celebrated the 60th anniversary of ISGF by carrying out projects to the benefit of communities in which they live and work or worldwide.[citation needed]

Organization[edit]

ISGF consists of national Member Organizations called NSGFs (National Scout and Guide Fellowships) and of the members of the Central Branch in countries where there is not yet a NSGF.

World Regions[edit]

Africa[edit]

Arab[edit]

Asia Pacific[edit]

Europe[edit]

Region Europe has 4 regional divisions:

  • Nordic Baltic Sub-region
  • Western Europe Sub-region
  • Central Europe Sub-region
  • Southern Sub-Region
Central Europe Sub-region[edit]
Nordic Baltic Sub-region[edit]
Southern Sub-region[edit]
Western Europe Sub-region[edit]

Western Hemisphere[edit]

Central Branch[edit]

Groups and/or individuals in the following countries:

International Ambassadors Fellowship Guild[edit]

This Fellowship was founded in 1998. It is a Foundation to support Scouting and Guiding worldwide