The Girl Guides Association of Bahrain
|The Girl Guides Association of Bahrain|
|Affiliation||World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts|
The Girl Guides Association of Bahrain (Arabic: الإتحاد البحريني للفتيات المرشدات) (GGAB) is the national Guiding organization of Bahrain. Guiding was introduced to Bahrain in 1970 and the association became a member of the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (WAGGGS) in 1981. The girls-only organization has 1,556 members (as of 2003).
The Girl Guide emblem incorporates elements of the flag of Bahrain.
The association is divided in for sections:
- Brownie - ages 7 to 11
- Guides - ages 12 to 15
- Senior Guides - ages 16 to 18
- Ranger Guides - ages 18 to 23
- http://www.wagggsworld.org/en/world/organisations?mo=16 accessed on June 14, 2006
- World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts, World Bureau (1997), Trefoil Round the World. Eleventh Edition 1997. ISBN 0-900827-75-0
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